Study: Biased Principals Are Why Black Students Are Four Times as Likely as White Ones to Be Suspended for the Same Behaviors — Atlanta Black Star

A new study has exposed the discriminatory practices in the American education system. The research found that Black children are more often disciplined and more severely punished by principals when doing the same behaviors as white children. 391 more wordsStudy: Biased Principals Are Why Black Students Are Four Times as Likely as White Ones to Be … Continue reading Study: Biased Principals Are Why Black Students Are Four Times as Likely as White Ones to Be Suspended for the Same Behaviors — Atlanta Black Star

COMMENTARY: Classroom Culture Clashes

By Barbara D. Parks-Lee, Ph.D., CF, NBCT (ret.), NNPA ESSA Awareness Campaign When cultures clash in the classroom, students, teachers, administrators, parents, and the community at large all suffer. Education, or lack, thereof, can have a ripple effect on every facet of society. Not only are communities of color affected but also areas not considered…COMMENTARY: Classroom … Continue reading COMMENTARY: Classroom Culture Clashes

Insight: A 400-Year Head Start and White People Still Have to Cheat to Get Their Kids Into “Good” Colleges

https://www.theroot.com/this-white-people-college-cheating-scam-is-the-perfect-1833237400 This whole cheating scheme is a hot mess! We have been saying it for years: Affirmative Action benefits white women more than anyone else in the country! And guess what, y'all are still running around here cheating and using white privilege to get ahead of people who's earned everything they have.

Insight: NYC-based Hair Salon Under Investigation For Allegedly Discriminating Against Workers With Black Hairstyles

https://blavity.com/a-new-york-hair-salon-is-under-investigation-for-allegedly-discriminating-against-workers-with-black-hairstyles And people were questioning if the recent ban on discrimination against hairstyles in NYC was necessary. Well now you know it WAS!