Tyra Banks will teach a course at Stanford Business School. The former-supermodel-turned businesswoman will share her knowledge of personal branding.
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Current investments include The Players Tribune, a website focused on sports media, video designer Scopely, a legal services company called LegalZoom, RingDNA, a telemarketing software company and a home-juicing company named Juicero.
U.S. Secretary of Education John King shares his vision for education equity. NewsOne Now host Roland Martin and his panel evaluate King’s vision and the likely education policies of the presidential candidates.
Advocates and educators say teachers can play a major role in bridging communities and schools. Teachers who know the community they serve are more effective.
Author and educator Chris Emdin discusses cultural bias in the classroom. He suggests using hip-hop as a tool to engage Black students.
The DOJ acted in reference to the case of Maurice Walker of Calhoun, Georgia, who was jailed for six nights after police arrested and charged him for the misdemeanor offense of walking under the influence. He was told he could not get out of jail unless he paid the fixed bail amount of $160, according to NBC News.
There’s anecdotal evidence of police excessive use of Tasers on students. But no one is keeping track.
Studies show that students connect better to teachers who look like them. A group of Black teachers and education advocates discuss the value of diversity.