Several education news stories in 2016 impacted the African-American community. Black educators reached new heights and the community debated school choice.
Watch excerpts of the second part of Roland Martin and a group of impassioned educators' discussion on school choice, charter schools and vouchers.
Dr. Steve Perry questions the motives of the NAACP's Board of Directors in calling for a moratorium on charter school expansion.
No new charter schools. That’s the request from the NAACP. The historic and iconic civil rights organization has approved a resolution calling for a moratorium on the expansion of Charter Schools in America. The resolution states in part: “Charter schools have contributed to the increased segregation rather than diverse integration of our public school system… “Weak oversight […]
Cornell Belcher discusses polling data showing that 72 percent of Black parents favor charter schools.
Why are so many African Americans against school choice when it is a viable option to educate the children who are being underserved by the education…
The school choice battle rages on — public school proponents believe their way of implementing education is the best way, while proponents of charter schools…