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Don’t politicize education standards

The U.S. education system recently received a report card from the OECD, a think tank for developed countries. America’s grades weren’t pretty. Twenty-nine countries out-performed the United States in math. Nineteen did better in reading. America fared even worse than…

75 students of 62 HBCUs named All-Stars

The White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (WHIHBCU), announced its first class of HBCU All-Stars, recognizing 75 undergraduate, graduate and professional students for their accomplishments in academics, leadership and civic engagement on Feb. 10. Currently enrolled at…