Stillman College Inaugural Festivities Spotlight Service, Path to Eminence

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While things were winding down elsewhere in Tuscaloosa with Spring Break beginning at the University of Alabama, Shelton State Community College and the local school systems, it’s been just the opposite at Stillman College as the school’s sixth president Dr. Peter … Read More

With Photos, Panel Discussion, Tuscaloosa Area Students Re-open Dialogue About Outcomes of School Desegregation

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Just two weeks before we officially mark the 60th anniversary of the landmark Brown v. Board of Education decision that desegregated American schools,  high school students in Tuscaloosa, Ala. laid out some issues in education that need to be discussed … Read More

State School Superindent Bice Touts Change Strategies for Alabama Schools on 60th Anniversary of Brown Case

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala.– On the 60th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court decision that desegregated the nation’s public schools, Alabama’s Superintendent of Education has a challenge for every Alabama resident: be the voice that creates change in our schools. “If you … Read More

Desegregated or Integrated: Is There a Difference?

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala.–  On this the 60th anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education decision that supposedly desegregated the nation’s public schools, some have suggested the schools were never really integrated. The U.S. Supreme Court on this date in 1954 … Read More

State School Superindent Bice Touts Change Strategies for Alabama Schools on 60th Anniversary of Brown Case

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Alabama’s Superintendent of Education Tommy Bice used an address on the 60th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education to challenge residents to join his campaign the “change the way Alabama does school.”

With Photos, Panel Discussion, Tuscaloosa Area Students Re-open Dialogue About Outcomes of School Desegregation

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A brand new photo exhibit and a high school student panel discussion Friday at a downtown Tuscaloosa arts center re-visit issues over the desegregation of all U.S. schools, just two weeks before the 60th anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education decision by the U.S. Supreme Court.

Best Panel of the Day: College and Career Readiness in the African American Community

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JACKSON, Miss– Not counting the one that was held last night,  there were four panel discussions today as part of the second Summit on Educational Excellence for African Americans here at Jackson State University. In my opinion, the richness of … Read More

Best Moderator of the Day: Jeff Johnson

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JACKSON, Miss.– The last of our awards from today’s Summit on Educational Excellence for African Americans goes to the best moderator. Jeff Johnson, a fellow journalist and an MSNBC commentator, had just the right edge needed to keep the sessions … Read More

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