Saturday, June 6, 2020

DCPS Elementary Graduates Celebrated for Academic Success During COVID-19.

May 29, 2020 by  
Filed under Education, Health, News, Opinion, Sista Talk

Tweet ( William Jackson of My Quest to Teach and Aida Correa of Love Built Life are educators,  business owners, STREAM activists that are honoring graduating 5th grade students from  Crown Point Elementary School and Venetia Elementary School with academic awards and SWAG from business sponsors of global technology conferences. William,... [Read more...]

COVID-19 Update: Technology Proves “Game-Changer” for Black Urban Youth.

Tweet ( The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic has hit inner-city urban kids disproportionately and has led K-12 educators and administrators to direct many elementary and secondary schools to remain closed indefinitely. To ensure children are not deprived of important knowledge, the classes and assessments have been switched to an online... [Read more...]

A ‘New’ Black Agenda!!!!

Tweet ( I’M NOT IMPRESSED BY BLACK WARRIORS, THAT’S A LOT OF MACHO BULLSHIT. IT’S BLACK THINKERS THAT GET MY ATTENTION. . Far too many Black people give more priority to going for bad than they do intellectual development. That’s what’s holding us down as a people. Rather than taking the time to develop our minds many... [Read more...]

Uncle Joe Biden’s Words Cut Deep. This is Why.

May 23, 2020 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Shut up. Don’t think. Do as your told. See you in four years. That’s what Joe Biden essentially projected to America’s Black community Friday morning. “If you have a problem figuring out whether you’re for me or Trump, then you ain’t black,” Biden said on the popular New York City-based Breakfast... [Read more...]

Social Distancing; Will 2020 be ‘the Summer of Stupidity’?

Tweet ( As I’ve managed to chronicle since the advent of the coronavirus pandemic, certain circumstances have prompted a lot of people to reveal their true colors, as it were. Many of these revelations can be summed up in two words: Dangerous and stupid. Not all of those who’ve displayed dangerous tendencies have evidenced... [Read more...]

2020 – Rotten Education Isn’t Preordained.

May 20, 2020 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Black politicians, civil rights leaders and their white liberal advocates have little or no interest in doing anything effective to deal with what’s no less than an education crisis among black students. In city after city with large black populations, such as Baltimore, St. Louis, Detroit, Philadelphia and Washington,... [Read more...]

Congrats “HBCU Graduates”; The World Is Yours!!

May 18, 2020 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Let’s be honest about leadership. Great leaders should be servants to those who have placed their trust in them. Make no mistake about it, leaders rarely receive even a morsel of the applause they are due. Most citizens believe that they are merely doing their jobs. If the above can be said about leadership in general, only... [Read more...]

How Much Money Can You REALLY Make as an Accountant?

Tweet ( Accountants are responsible for many things, including paying bills, handling payroll, and tracking revenue and expenses. Nearly every successful business will rely on the services of an accountant to help them prepare balance sheets, profit and loss statements, and other financial reports. The variety of jobs required by an... [Read more...]

Ida B. Wells’s Pulitzer – Both Too Late And Right On Time.

May 12, 2020 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Exactly one hundred and thirty-six years to the day after Ida B. Wells was thrown off a Chesapeake and Ohio railroad train, she was awarded a Pulitzer Prize special citation for her “outstanding and courageous reporting on the horrific and vicious violence against African Americans in the era of lynchings.”  The... [Read more...]

Physical and Health Education During COVID19.

Tweet ( There are times when parents wonder why Physical Education and Health Education are important. Online instruction on this massive scale is challenging parents, administrators and teachers are adapting to new platforms of teaching. As a PE and HLTH educator of  32 years I try to share with parents there is a correlation of academic... [Read more...]

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