Education

Everyday African American Vernacular English is a dialect born from conflict and creativity

By Walter Edwards, The Conversation What brought you to your field of research? I grew up in the poorest section of the poorest section of Georgetown, Guyana,...

Why schools’ going back to ‘normal’ won’t work for students of color

By Adriana Villavicencio, The Conversation National test results released in September 2022 show unprecedented losses in math and reading scores since the pandemic disrupted schooling for millions of children. In...

First Black chancellor picked for University of Arkansas

By AP News LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Charles Robinson was named Wednesday as the chancellor for the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, the first...

Math teachers in virtual classes tend to view girls and Black students as less...

By Yasemin Copur-Gencturk, Ian Thacker, Joseph Cimpian, The conversation The Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work. The big idea In virtual classrooms, math teachers deem...

The Center for Journalism & Democracy Opens at Howard University

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent The Center for Journalism & Democracy, a first-of-its-kind academic center committed to strengthening historically informed, pro-democracy...