Eight Million: If we could “Cape” for our students of color the way we “cape” for actors and athletes, 8 million students would be better
Black students were also 19% of the 6.1 million students served under IDEA. More specifically, Black Males represented 12.8% of the 4.1 million males served under IDEA.
Incidents like this can are preventable. Educators have to be vigilant. I for one would not want an incident like this to occur on my watch. To prevent an act like this from occurring, I’ll do whatever it takes. Will you? Join me in ensuring bullying ends with Seven.
Tone Death to Blackface: Aren’t you tired of reading stories about white students in blackface? Don’t they know how offensive and hurtful these actions are?
I wish folks protected their kids, and defended their right for a free and equal education the way they cape for their favorite sports team or their mega-church reverends.
According to Condoleeza Rice, school choice is a Civil Rights Issue. I could not agree more. The current education system fails PoC at alarming rates. People tend to forget the true origins of schooling and which schools serve rightfully in the United States.