Category Archives: Education

Texas Board of Education to discuss African American Studies courses in schools

The State Board of Education is considering a proposal to adopt African American Studies Course requirements for use in schools across Texas. A curriculum adopted by the Dallas Independent School District was discussed by the State Board of Education’s Committee on Instruction during its meeting in Austin on Thursday morning. The committee discussed the curriculum…

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Teaching African and African American History in our Schools

The School District of Palm Beach County hosted a town hall meeting to update the community on the status of infusion of African and African American Studies in our schools. Thousands of Palm Beach County students now take classes in one of five courses that concentrate on African and African American History. For more information…

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African American or Black: Which term should you use?

Racial identity is still a central dividing line in America. Earlier this month, a viewer sent Adrienne Broaddus an email asking us to address when people should use the word African American versus black. » Subscribe to KARE 11: » Watch more KARE 11 video: Welcome to the official YouTube channel of…

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