Spelman College established a task force to consider whether to admit transgender students. The historically Black college would join a wave other elite women’s institution to make the policy change.
The Department of Justice and a South Carolina sheriff’s department reach an agreement on police involvement in student discipline. Meanwhile the ACLU files a lawsuit against the state’s vaguely worded statutes blamed for filling the school to prison pipeline.
Bill Clinton put a spotlight on a little-known early childhood program. HIPPY helps parents, especially those with limited education, prepare their young child for school.
Homeless among students is a growing national crisis. The Department of Education has issued guidance to states and school districts on how to address this issue.
A 10-year-old student mows lawns to help his mom pay for school supplies. He inspired others to help kids in need get ready for school.
The Black Lives Matter platform addresses the need for education reform.
Oberlin College placed professor on leave over alleged anti-Semitic comments. Her comments outraged the college’s board of trustees.
Randi Weingarten, President of the American Federation of Teachers, knows just how important education is for the future leaders of our nation and the world. She recently spoke with Roland Martin, host of NewsOne Now, about the state of the American education system.
NY agrees to $2.7 million settlement for autistic student’s death. This comes as new federal legislation seeks to safeguard special needs students.
GoFundMe is investigating a homeless student for possible fraud. Meanwhile, the $184,000 raised on his behalf is frozen.