Trump and his Republican associates have a history of using Black human props in efforts to pander to Black voters. I find it sickening and hope my people don’t fall for his bullshit because the Republican Party doesn’t own the school reform movement of today — people of color do.
“More and more parents are-realizing the innate power they have to improve education,” says Robert Ruiz, executive director of ChoiceMatters.
We Shined a Light on What Many Refuse to See: World-Class Cities With Third-World Educational Results
Our report pointed out the fact that the average Black-White gap in reading is 41 points in progressive cities, but a smaller 26 points in conservative cities. The Latino-White gap is an average of 34 points in progressive cities versus 19 points in conservative cities.
“I am fully aware that elected school board members should operate in the best interest of all children; however, this written opinion is about educational justice for black Tulsa children.”
With a traditional second line brass band at their helm, the parents marched down Bourbon Street and shouted “Death to the Status Quo” of America’s broken and unequal education system into the ether.
Professor Quraysh Lansana spent years studying the history of Greenwood, Black Wall Street, and the 1921 Race Massacre. Now he’s teaching a college course on it.
Oklahoma’s governor wants the state’s school superintendent to be appointed rather than elected, which would give the governor more power over public education.