education

A 77-year-old Atlanta attorney earns his 8th college degree. He plans to use his masters in religion to work in prison ministries.

A Utah school district punishes a White teacher for using the N-word during a history class. The teacher said he meant no harm in using the word to explain its meaning before showing students the film 'Glory.'

Prince helped to launch a technology initiative to teach coding to Black youth. An emotional Van Jones said Prince worked generously behind the scenes to uplift African-American youth.

With all of the negative publicity concerning Black youth in Chicago, it's important to take note of positive stories and this one is truly unique: The Huffington Post reports that Chicago twins, Deprice and Shaprice Hunt, were accepted into a combined 56 colleges and have earned about $1.6 million in scholarships.

A survey reveals an increase in classrooms of fear and bullying targeting immigrant and minority students. The teachers who were surveyed blamed Donald Trump for what researchers are calling the Trump Effect.

According to reports, the suspect who allegedly shot and killed former NFL player Will Smith didn’t know who he murdered until the day after the incident.

No one seems to be able to upstage Donald Trump on live national television during the 2016 presidential campaign. But that all changed Monday night.

The San Antonio school district fires school police officer who body-slammed student. The superintendent said the officer's report is inconsistent with what the video shows.

Police arrested a Beaumont, Tex. high school math teacher for assaulting her student. The arrest came shortly after a video went viral that shows her slapping the male student five times.

Video surfaced on YouTube showing Texas school police officer body slamming middle school girl. Officials placed him on paid leave while they investigate the incident.

For the second straight year, a student from Long Island, New York's Elmont Memorial High School has been accepted at all eight Ivy League schools.

Negotiations are at a standstill between Duke University and student protesters. The university official at the center of the controversy apologized for his misconduct. The students call it a small victory, but just one step toward resolving the bigger issues.