Institute for Policy Studies and Howard University’s African Studies Department sponsor the D.C. book launch of "Gbagba" by Robtel Neajai Pailey exploring issues of integrity, accountability, and corruption through a beautifully illustrated children’s narrative.
Monumental gifts to museums are coinciding with the erosion of arts programs at the nation's public schools.
Lawmakers have long underinvested in young people, and sequestration would make matters even worse.
Artist, educator and change-maker from Mali, Coumba Toure, will detail through dialogue, photos and song what is happening on the ground in Mali, particularly with the women and children.
The DADT repeal marked a significant step toward equal rights for the LGBT community, but the problems don't stop -- or start -- there.
State officials are allowing tax dollars to underwrite K-12 virtual disasters.
The Bush tax cuts siphon off money that could fund education and other crucial programs.
While charter proponents claim that their schools are less bureaucratic, more efficient, and more effective, the evidence doesn't really back that up.
Watch the magic of the market at work.
The Penn State and Philadelphia archdiocese cases are parallel examples of two grand, exalted institutions fleeing their moral responsibilities.