education

Researchers found that just having one African-American educator can reduce one's risk of not finishing high school by 30 percent.

Basketball superstar LeBron James announced recently that his foundation plans to open a public school in his hometown of Akron, Ohio, for academically at-risk students, reports the Huffington Post. The foundation is working with the Akron Public Schools district to open the doors of I Promise School for students in the third and fourth grades in the […]

An African-American boy launches a book club featuring literature with positive Black characters.

Former First Lady Michelle Obama made a special appearance on Thursday night’s episode of FOX’s MasterChef Junior.

A survey finds that most teachers hesitate to introduce social media in the classroom. Here are three ways to get started.

A survey of K-12 teachers found a high level of satisfaction with the profession. Here are some ways to pursue an education career.

A new study finds that income inequality has remained unchanged for less-educated working-class Black men for decades. However, high-income Black men with college degrees are narrowing the income gap with their White counterparts.

The Education Department accesses civil rights gains under President Obama. Activists are preparing for rollbacks under Trump's administration.

The President-elect wants DeVos to reform the education system. She's a strong proponent of school choice.

Voters overwhelmingly turned down a constitutional amendment for the special statewide school district. At issue were education funds and control.

President Obama advocates for My Brother's Keeper initiative. He affirms that the program, which helps young men of color, also benefits the U.S. economy.