Tag Archives: education

  • The Socialist’s Journal: Teacher Reform

    Jan 27, 15 by Trevor Brookins Leave a comment

    *Andrew Cuomo, the governor of my state, recently gave the state of the state address in which he proposed reform to the public education system. A major portion of his vision is holding teachers accountable for helping their students achieve and eventually terminating them if a teacher displays incompetence. On the other hand Cuomo would […]

  • College Bound: ‘2nd Annual African American College Planning Conference’ Coming Up! (Part. 2)

    Oct 21, 14 by Brainuser1 Leave a comment

    *The “2nd Annual African American College Planning Conference” aims to arm students and their parents with much needed information on how to best prepare for getting into the college of their choice. And with representatives from local and national; private and public colleges in attendance, students will also learn more about historically black colleges and […]

  • Rinkins Report: Bill Cosby Reflects on Entertainment and Education

    Oct 7, 14 by RinkinsReport 1 Comment

    *Legendary comedian and philanthropist Bill Cosby premiered The Cosby Show on NBC television network thirty years ago. The iconic show featured Cosby as the lovable Dr. Heathcliff Huxtable, head of an upper middle-class African-American family living in New York. The show was a commercial and critical success. In honor of the show’s thirtieth anniversary, the […]

  • Cash Money Content Launches #IRead #WeRead,

    Oct 2, 14 by Media Savvy PR via EURweb Leave a comment

    *September is National Literary Month and in celebration Cash Money Content (CMC), the literary division of the Cash Money Records, has launched a community reading encouragement campaign designed to challenge the African American community to develop a habit of reading. “Reading is an important step in the right direction toward making a difference in our […]

  • The White House Launches ‘My Brother’s Keeper Community Challenge’

    Oct 1, 14 by The White House: Office of the Press Secretary & EURweb.com Leave a comment

    *In February, President Obama launched the My Brother’s Keeper (MBK) initiative to ensure that all youth, including boys and young men of color, have opportunities to improve their life outcomes and overcome barriers to success. As part of that launch, the President also established the My Brother’s Keeper Task Force (Task Force) to review public […]

  • Russell Simmons Cares: Partners With Nonprofit for #SchoolsNotPrisons Campaign (Video)

    Sep 21, 14 by Brainuser1 1 Comment

    *Russell Simmons continues to show the stuff that he is made from. He has always appeared to make good, sound, choices and now, with in a partnership with a nonprofit organization called Californians for Safety and Justice he is using his brand to help create an ad campaign that is hard to ignore. It reveals the […]