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School Choice Has Always Been the Black Choice

Black citizens have always been innovative in the ways we educate our children. This may not be by ideal standards, but we find a way to provide the best for our children. The Community Academy for Architecture and Design (TCAAD) is doing just that for Black boys. School choice has always been the Black choice! The first TCAAD school will…

Atlanta is Making History By Challenging the Status Quo

Advocacy for health education is a major concern for Atlanta residents. Recently our blog featured the impact of HIV in Atlanta communities. Many victims of this epidemic are Black boys. Atlanta is making history by challenging the status quo! Patrick Saunders and Ari Bee recently reported that State Rep. Jasmine Clark’s first order of business as a lawmaker was to…

Trump Is Right, We Are in A Crisis!

We are experiencing a national state of emergency. Anything that impacts the well-being of our children should cause us to be alarmed. Trump is right, we are in a crisis! As bad as it sounds, I have to agree with the President. The crisis is not the wall for border control, but it’s the wall around education preventing growth. Schools…

Shortage of Funding for Facilities is Draining Charter Schools

Our Georgia charter schools need your help. Please write to our Georgia legislators to tell them why facilities funding is necessary for our charter schools. Here is the link to take action https://p2a.co/FHdzQdh Act now! Rashaun Holliman, GCSA VP Policy & Advocacy.  Dear Georgia Legislators, I am a Board Chairman at Ivy Prep Academy. I am writing to request funding for HB430, which…

American Promise Opens Our Eyes to the Struggles of Black Boys

Are Black boys victims of the American promise ? Perhaps, which is why I’m advocating for middle and high schools to show American Promise this month. American Promise opens our eyes to the struggles of Black Boys The documentary highlights their struggles and successes. It challenges us to see the importance of removing the stereotypes of Black males.   The stereotypical and…