department of education

The Biden-Harris Administration Sets The Record Straight On Its $5.8 Billion Promise To HBCUs

Despite misinformation about its support, this White House has offered more direct financial support to advancing educational equity than any other in history.
01/26/2022

Obama Highlights Push for Better Skilled Teachers

President calls for experienced teachers at all schools.
07/07/2014

Department of Justice Says Affirmative Action Has Not Ended

Schools can still use it to diversify their student body.
05/07/2014

Connecticut Students Forced to Re-enact Slavery During Field Trip

A student says her classmates were called racial slurs.
09/23/2013

NAACP Legal Defense Fund on Discrimination in NYC's Elite High Schools

The organization claims admissions are racially biased.
10/09/2012

Feds to Monitor Oakland Schools’ Discipline of Black Students

The DOE will ensure the district curbs Black suspensions.
10/03/2012

HBCUs Get $228 Million in Grants

The funds will be used for a range of improvement projects.
09/19/2012