Category : Education

by Staff - 3 weeks ago

Seven Black Faculty Members in New Roles in Academia

Melissa C. Thomas-Hunt was named a professor of management at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. She will also serve as the inaugural vice provost for inclusive excellence at the university. Dr. Thomas-Hunt has been serving as senior asso...

by Staff - 4 weeks ago

Tennessee Teachers and Principals Share Views

NEW YORK, NY — Teachers and principals from Tennessee have shared their views and experiences in state-level data released today by Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL). The report features a special Tennessee-only subset of the national data released in the co...

by Staff - 4 weeks ago

Arlington students discuss Charlottesville

Last week, a group of Arlington High School students gathered in Delvonte Arnold’s history class to discuss the events in Charlottesville, Virginia. The discussion began with a screening of a clip from popular cable television show “Vice News,” befor...

by Staff - 4 weeks ago

College Choice Offers Its Take on the Nation’s Best HBCUs

College Choice.com, which ranks colleges and universities on a wide range of criteria, recently released its rankings of the 50 Best Historically Black Colleges and Universities. The website is an independent online publication that says it is “dedic...

by Staff - 4 weeks ago

Head Start administrator graduates from UCLA program

Joliet - Training completed by Head Start executive Ericka Williams will ultimately benefit children and their families from Catholic Charities Diocese of Joliet in Joliet, Illinois. Ericka is one of 40 graduates of the June 2017 UCLA Head Start Man...

by Staff - 4 weeks ago

JTHS hosting strategic plan meeting

Joliet Township High School invites the community and all stakeholders to a Strategic Plan Progress Report Presentation on Tuesday, September 12 from 3:45 to 6:45 p.m. in the Board Room of the JTHS Administrative Center located at 300 Caterpillar Dri...