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Water Lead Levels In Bronx Public School ‘Higher Than Flint, Michigan’

AFRICANGLOBE - A public school in the Bronx has been found to have 16 times the level of lead in its water supply than was recorded in Flint, Michigan, according to recent Department of Education tests. The tests were carried out by the DOE in conjunction with the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene and the Department of Environmental Protection.

Obama Pushes Program To Turn Public Schools Over To Corporations

AFRICANGLOBE - The whole trend in public education at all levels, in the face of budget cuts and the testing regime, is to subordinate everything to private profit and corporate interests. The pursuit of these ends goes hand in hand with the slashing of every vestige of humanist, creative education, as in art, music, physical education, history and philosophy and diminishing training in critical thinking regarding the nature of society.

Home Schooling: Why More Black-Americans Are Trying It

Until recently, home schooling in the US was mostly practised by White families, but a growing number in the Black community are now also...