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Black History Month 2013

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, February 1, 2013 - 6:46am

February is Black History month. Some say that this special month is no longer necessary because African American history should be taught throughout the year. That argument minimizes the historic significance of the...

Michelle Williams of Destiny's Child appears in the musical Fela! about Afrobeat musican Fela Kuti.

Last Minute Black History Month Arts Events

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, February 21, 2013 - 6:57am

Black History month is almost over. Along with museum exhibits, school programs and parades, the performing arts offer a way to learn about and experience African American culture in a rich way. Several shows, concerts...

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A Year in Review: Top Five Education Posts of 2013

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Wednesday, January 8, 2014 - 7:47am

What stories resonated with educators in 2013? I reviewed our blog archives and turned up these top five posts. A famous singer’s education Ted Talk television special drew a lot of readers, so did a student's angry...

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