Articles in the Education Category

Kasich Power Grab Could Give Unelected Bureaucrats Almost Unlimited Power Over Education!
Posted in Breaking News, Education on 13 March 2018
Stats: and No Comments By Paula Bolyard Posted March 13th 2018 (PHOTO: STATE REPRESENTATIVE ANDREW BRENNER R-POWELL)   MELANIE ELSEY NATIONAL LEGISLATIVE DIRECTOR AMERICAN POLICY ROUNDTABLE Ohio Governor John Kasich and the Ohio legislature are fast-tracking a bill that that would consolidate nearly all educational departments into one unelected executive agency controlled by the governor. It’s a giant [...]

MXO ‘The Arts Unplugged’: Longtime Editor Of Ebony Magazine Lerone Bennett Jr. Passed Away!
Posted in Aside Bottom 2, Breaking News, Education, MXO Business Report, The Arts Unplugged on 12 March 2018
Stats: and No Comments By Ryan Velez Posted March 12th 2018   The Chicago Sun-Times reported that a great figure has been lost with the passing of Lerone Bennett Jr. at the age of 89. According to Ebony, where he worked for nearly 50 years, he had vascular dementia. Bennett served as both a journalist and top editor [...]

Black Dallas Mayor Now Faces Death Threats For Telling NRA To Relocate Convention!
Posted in Breaking News, Education, Featured Article on 12 March 2018
Stats: and No Comments By Susan Johnes Posted March 12th 2018 (PHOTO: DALLAS TEXAS MAYOR DWAINE CARAWAY)   NRA MANAGING DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS ANDREW ARULANADAM After the deadly shooting in Parkland, Florida that claimed 17 lives, hundreds of thousands of high school students took to the streets to send the government the message that gun control and [...]

UNCF 2018 Leaders’ Luncheon on Education!
Posted in Higher Learning, Special Events on 22 February 2018
Stats: and No Comments Posted February 22nd 2018 (PHOTO:  UNITED NEGRO COLLEGE FUND CLEVELAND AREA DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR VALERIE GAINES)   GUEST PANELIST HELEN FORBES VICE PRESIDENT COMMUNITY IMPACT AND GENERAL COUNCIL UNITED WAY OF GREATER CLEVELAND The United Negro College Fund will hold its annual Leadership  Luncheon on Sunday,  February 25th 2018 at 11:30 am at the Westin [...]

Hundreds Of Teachers Protest Board Of Education Meeting Over Lack Of Student Discipline By Administration!
Posted in Breaking News, Education on 13 February 2018
Stats: and No Comments By Theresa Cotom Posted February 10th 2018   A dispute over student discipline and contract wording between the Akron Board of Education and teachers union heated up Monday when hundreds of teachers gathered outside the administration building in protest before the regular board meeting. Teachers lined Broadway outside the Sylvester Small Administration Building an [...]

KSU Stands Firm On Spencer Speech!
Posted in Breaking News, Higher Learning, MXO Business Report on 12 February 2018
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Associated Press By Dan Sewell Posted February 12th 2018   An Ohio college faced a deadline Friday in a threatened lawsuit that would make it the latest university sued over white nationalist Richard Spencer’s campus tour. Attorney Kyle Bristow had told Kent State University it has until the end of business Friday to agree to [...]

MXO ‘The Arts Unplugged’: National Museum Of African American History And Culture Exhibits Emancipation Proclamation And 13th Amendment!
Posted in Education, The Arts Unplugged on 9 February 2018
Stats: and No Comments Posted February 9th 2018   THE PARADOX OF LIBERTY EXHIBIT NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY AND CULTURE Early copies of the Emancipation Proclamation and the 13th Amendment are on display in the “Slavery and Freedom” exhibition on Concourse Three of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture. The documents share [...]

Marie And Rosetta A True Celebration Of Black History!
Posted in Education, Northeast Ohio on 8 February 2018
Stats: and No Comments By Ms. Osupa Nia Posted February 8th 2018 (PHOTO CREDIT ROGER MASTROIANNI: (L-R) CHAZ HODGES (MARIE KNIGHT) AND MICHE BRADEN (SISTER ROSETTA THARPE)   PHOTO CREDIT ROGER MASTROIANNI: MICHE BRADEN AS SISTER ROSETTA THARPE The Cleveland Play House production of ‘Marie And Rosetta’ is a memorable experience that I will cherish. An integral slice [...]

EBay Selects Warren, Akron For ‘Retail Revival!’
Posted in Breaking News, Careers, Education, MXO Business Report on 7 February 2018
Stats: and No Comments By George Nelson Posted February 7th 2018 (PHOTO: MAYOR DOUG FRANKLIN WARREN OHIO)   (L-R) EBAY CEO DEVIN WENIG, AKRON MAYOR DAN HORRIGAN AND WARREN MAYOR DOUG FRANKLIN) Small businesses in the cities of Warren and Akron will benefit from a partnership being launched by e-commerce giant eBay. Devin Wenig, eBay CEO, was at [...]

Phylicia Rashad Works On Diversifying U.S. Culture!
Posted in Education, MXO Entertainment News, The Arts Unplugged on 7 February 2018
Stats: and No Comments By Kathrina Tiangco Posted February 7th 2018   Phylicia Rashad is famously known for her role on The Cosby Show. She portrays the smart, loving, and elegant wife of Dr. Huxtable. Many viewers recognize her primarily for her character on the hit show but the younger audience may know her as Diana DuBois, a [...]