WEST NORRITON>>From nuclear physics to biomechanics, Norristown students will face a world of potential in the job market one day. To that end, The Greater Norristown NAACP will host The Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) Youth Recognition Luncheon at Westover Golf & Country Club in Jeffersonville on Oct.
Members inside their own community condemn the NAACP for ratifying a resolution that calls to ban all future charter schools.
The NAACP board of directors voted Saturday to confirm a resolution that recommends an end to the expansion of charter schools, which currently educate about 6 percent of the nation’s public school students. The controversial move has angered charter school activists and faced criticism from the editorial boards at The New York Times and The Washington Post.
The Prince George’s County, Md. chapter of the NAACP called for the removal of Prince George’s County Public Schools CEO Kevin Maxwell on Oct. 12, just two days after an incident of sexual misconduct was reported and added to the growing number of allegations brought against staff members at the school system.
According to North Carolina NAACP President Rev. William Barber, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump saying black communities are poor is coded language to blame black people for white poverty.
With back to school time upon us, the South Bend NAACP held a statewide education summit Saturday Educators and others discussed the current state of education in Indiana and the best way to make improvements.
News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. The outfit takes orders from its union backers to oppose charter schools. Interest groups tend to care more about money and influence than the people they represent, but some sellouts deserve special attention.
The opposition from civil rights organizations makes little sense. The opposition from civil rights organizations makes little sense. The NAACP, at its national convention in Cincinnati, voted this July to support “a moratorium on the proliferation of privately managed charter schools.”