Category Archives: Education

Freedmen’s Town Preservation Coalition: Removing historical bricks to repair piping and roads in Houston

Freedman’s Town Historic Preservation Coalition Preserve Historic Freedmen’s Town (GoFundMe) Freedmen’s Town: Removing historical bricks to repair piping and roads Victory in fight to save historic bricks in Freedmen’s Town Judge removes city from lawsuit over Freedmen’s Town bricks Order … Continue reading

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Google Donates $6.8 Million to San Francisco So Low-Income Students Can Ride the Bus Free

San Francisco’s Municipal Transportation Agency, known as MUNI, received a gift recently from technology giant Google. Google recently pledged $6.8 million over two years to provide free bus transportation for San Francisco’s low- and moderate-income youths. [Read This Article]

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University Of Michigan Announces Steps To Boost Black Student Enrollment

The Huffington Post  | by  Kate Abbey-Lambertz Posted: 04/17/2014 1:44 pm EDT Updated: 04/17/2014 2:59 pm EDT It looks like the University of Michigan Black Student Union’s work for increased tolerance and diversity has paid off.

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Minority Students Don’t Only Get Less Experienced Teachers, They Also Get Less Effective Ones

Posted: 04/11/2014 6:43 pm EDT Updated: 04/11/2014 6:59 pm EDT  It’s already known that low-income students of color generally have less experienced teachers, but a new study from the Center for American Progress reveals they have less effective teachers, too.

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Did you know PV is going to build a stadium on campus?

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Indiana University Student misses out on a million dollars because he can’t pronounce the word “Achilles”

Sometimes, life gives us an experience that we end up regretting for the rest of our lives.  A student from Indiana University is going to be thinking about… April 13, 2014 / / Read More

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NAACP slams HISD over handling of Dodson Elementary School closure

Author: Ryan Korsgard, Reporter, rkorsgard@click2houston.com Published On: Apr 11 2014 05:53:11 PM CDT   Updated On: Apr 11 2014 06:46:01 PM CDT HOUSTON –The controversy over whether a Houston ISD elementary school will or will not be closed has a high-profile organization speaking out. A spokesperson … Continue reading

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