Category Archives: Education

A Major Stand Against Charter Schools

The NAACP Takes A Major Stand Against The Growth Of 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.

Branch Calls For Removal Of Schools CEO

Prince George’s County NAACP Demands Removal of Schools CEO Maxwell

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.