Britney Wilson is a writer, best-known for her poetry which was featured on the HBO series Russell Simmons Presents: Brave New Voices. She is currently pursuing her B.A. in English at Howard University.
Guide Dogs for the Blind in San Rafael, Calif., has been teaching students how to adapt to life with an animal at their side since World War II.The training process lasts about a month, and recently, about half-dozen blind students were preparing for their second class.
A rebellion over No Child Left Behind has begun. The starting point: Idaho.Many states that say they need emergency relief from the controversial education law's requirements — otherwise, they say, a huge number of decent schools will face sanctions.
Part 2 of a two-part report.A lot of struggling math students have found comfort in the mathematical stylings of Salman Khan.A few years back, Khan started creating videos to help tutor his cousin in math.
Under a freshly inked contract, Chicago's new schools CEO Jean-Claude Brizard will be expected to significantly boost graduation rates, increase test scores, and get more kindergartners and preschoolers to enroll in school. It's the first time a Chicago's schools CEO has been given a performanc