Articles in the Education Category

East Cleveland Schools CEO Prepares To Release His Improvement Plan!
Posted in Aside Left, Breaking News, Education on 23 April 2019
Stats: and No Comments By Darrielle Snipes (PHOTO: DR. HENRY PETTIEGREW ii, CEO EAST CLEVELAND CITY SCHOOLS)   Dr. Henry Pettiegrew II will announce Thursday his plan to turn around the failing East Cleveland City Schools. The state took over the district in 2018, after East Cleveland received three consecutive Fs on the state report card. An academic distress […]

Calvin Desir, The Second Parkland Shooting Survivor To Die By Suicide In A Week!
Posted in Breaking News, Education, Featured Article on 11 April 2019
Stats: and No Comments By Monique Judge Posted April 11rh 2019   A second survivor of the February 2018 Parkland mass shooting has committed suicide. Police confirmed that 16-year-old Calvin Desir took his own life late on March 23rd, the Miami Herald reports. Desir was the second survivor of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School to […]

On ‘The Next Episode’ Of College Scandals, Dr. Dre Deletes A Boastful Instagram Post On His Daughter After USC Donations Surface
Posted in Featured Artist, Higher Learning, MXO Entertainment News on 9 April 2019
Stats: and No Comments By Tonja Renée Stidhum, The Grapevine Posted April 9th 2019   Additionally, the question of merit arose—how much does hard-earned merit matter when it comes to college admissions? Dr. Dre (born Andre Romelle Young), like any proud father in this social media age, took to Instagram to praise his daughter for getting accepted into […]

John Legend Shares Thoughts On College Admissions Scandal: ‘The System Has Been Rigged For Wealthy People!’
Posted in Featured Artist, Higher Learning, MXO Entertainment News on 5 April 2019
Stats: and No Comments By FNR ZAY, Complex Posted April 5th 2019   JOHN LEGEND 2014 UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA COMMENCEMENT SPEECH EGOT winner John Legend revealed that he’s not surprised by the recent college admission scandal that’s implicated Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman. The actresses were two of 50 people participating in a college bribery scheme to get […]

Martin Luther King Jr’s Assassination: This Day In History!
Posted in Education, R.I.P. on 4 April 2019
Stats: and No Comments By Travis Pittman and Spencer Bruttig Posted April 4th 2019   HOSEA WILLIAMS, JESSE JACKSON, KING AND RALPH ABERNATHY ON THE BALCONY OF THE LORRAINE MOTEL IN IN MEMPHIS TENNESSEE Some believe a speech King gave the night before his murder was him foreshadowing his own death. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., an undisputed […]

Cleveland Public Library Celebrates 150 Years Of Service!
Posted in Education, Special Events on 4 April 2019
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Cleveland Public Library Posted April 4th 2019   FELTON THOMAS JR., EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AND CEO CLEVELAND PUBLIC LIBRARY From a citywide street festival to a puppetry exhibit, a flagship Writers & Readers author appearance, neighborhood events, and more, 2019 is shaping up to be a year of celebration and discovery. The offerings this year will […]

The White House, Not DeVos, Wanted To Slash Special Olympics Budget!
Posted in Breaking News, Education, Health & Fitness on 2 April 2019
Stats: and No Comments By Peter Wade, Rolling Stone Posted April 2nd 2019 (PHOTO” SPECIAL OLYMPIAN LORETTA CLAIBORNE)   Education Secretary Betsy DeVos was taking heat last week for cutting funding from the Special Olympics in its budget proposal this year, but a department official familiar with the process who spoke with CNN said it was the White […]

At Statehouse, Sentiment Builds Against Ohio’s School Takeover Process!
Posted in Breaking News, Education on 26 March 2019
Stats: and No Comments By Amy Eddings Posted March 26th 2019 (PHOTO: OHIO STATE SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION PAOLO DIMARIA)   There’s movement at the Statehouse to re-think Ohio’s process of taking over failing schools.  House Bill 70 was pushed through in one day in 2015, and local school officials have been pushing back ever since, saying state-run […]

Shaker Square Restaurateur Who Hires Former Inmates Tells Akron Audience Why it Works!
Posted in Careers, Education, MXO Business Report on 8 March 2019
Stats: and No Comments By Sarah Taylor Posted March 8th 2019   FORMER PRISON INMATES RE-ENTER SOCIETY WITH TRAINING AT EDWIN’S ON SHAKER SQUARE A criminal record often makes it difficult to find employment. But a Cleveland chef has found success employing former prison inmates. Brandon Chrostowski of Edwin’s Restaurant in Shaker Square told the Akron Roundtable last […]

Fordham Confirms That Trump Team Threatened The School If His Grades Became Public!
Posted in Breaking News, Education on 7 March 2019
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Associated Press Posted March 7th 2019   DONALD AND FATHER FRED TRUMP AT WHARTON SCHOOL OF BUSINESS 1968 Trump attended Fordham University for two years! Fordham University is confirming it received a letter from Donald Trump’s then-lawyer threatening legal action if Trump’s academic records became public. Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen has testified to Congress that […]