First of all, CONGRATULATIONS!!!! You have done it. This is such a big accomplishment. As you close this chapter in your life, another one opens. The God that has allowed you to come to this place, at this time, will help you through the next stage in your life. First, if you haven’t already, put […]
As a parent, we don’t ever think that we will or should have to bury our children. It is heartbreaking and horrifying to think that children have and could experience an event like what we’ve seen happen at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and many other schools, way too often. But we live in a […]
In GRIFF's Prayer, GRIFF explains why parents do need to know fractions.
Radio One founder Cathy Hughes is the first black woman to head a publicly traded company, and she is also the woman responsible for the largest black-owned broadcasting company in the United States. Howard University recently decided to honor Ms. Hughes by renaming its communications school after her! She talks about her experience at Howard- […]
Dr. Steve Perry is a former principal of Capital Preparatory Magnet School in Hartford Connecticut, a school that sees 100% of its predominantly low-income students off to four year institutions. Dr. Steve Perry is revolutionizing education in America. He says it is a blessing when you have the opportunity to help a child discover who […]
In this edition of the Ericaism, Erica Campbell talks about the importance of valuing time. She even pulls from the scriptures of the bible that talk about being on time to events and meetings. We joke around a lot, she notes, about things like “colored people time,” but the truth about being late is that […]
The unnamed male teacher at Green County High School in Greensboro, Georgia, is accused of calling Shaniaya Hunter, "the dumbest girl I have ever met." The comment came after Shaniaya experienced a number of absences due to an eye condition and asked the teacher in December for assistance catching up on her work, reports the New York Daily News.
We spend so much time and energy preparing for careers and school. How much time do we spend in the Word of God to prepare us for life. Are we preparing our children?