As the 2014-2015 school year is underway in Dallas ISD, many students have begun to get acclimated to homework, new friends and new school environments.
While Black girls possess high levels of leadership qualities, they receive the least opportunity to fill these roles throughout their lives, a new report finds.
ASPiRE, the television network that celebrates the groundbreaking achievements of African Americans
All pets bring us closer to the natural world, but specialty pets, such as fish, small pets and reptiles, provide a unique way to inspire children to learn about the world around them.
The National Academy Foundation’s network announces 22 academies to reach distinguished status based on NAF’s annual assessment.
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As middle-aged parents, Norma Richards, a veteran science teacher, and her husband were only halfway through raising six children. Facing the daunting responsibility of putting their three through college in close succession, Richards felt it was time to get proactive.
Last year, in an effort to improve accountability and return-on-investment in higher education, President Barack Obama unveiled a plan to rate institutions and tie federal funding to those ratings.
“I can sum it up real quick – real quick. Everything as far as our measures is going up and to the right. That’s a good thing,”
As the nation’s families head back to school, they may notice that for the first time, elementary and middle school students of color will equal the percentage of White students, according to Department of Education projections.
Sometime in elementary school, you quit counting your fingers and just know the answer.
For the entering college freshman, the days leading up to the start of the academic year can be filled with great anticipation and anxiety.
This fall, the Department of Education plans to announce changes to PLUS loans that officials say will make it easier for parents to qualify for the financial aid program that thousands of Black college students rely on every semester.
The Dallas-area chapters of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc. hosted its annual Kappa Kamp Summer Enrichment Program June 15 through Sunday on the campus of Paul Quinn College, located at 3837 Simpson Stuart Drive. The camp was open to young ...
Civil rights activist Rev. Jesse Jackson encouraged boys to follow their dreams and shared with them words of wisdom during his visit to the Barack Obama Male Leadership Academy, a preparatory secondary school for boys located in Oak Cliff, on ...