Posts by Brian L. Pauling

#BlackMindsMatter

#BlackMindsMatter   I am saddened and frustrated every time I hear about the academic achievement gulf that exists between Black students and their White classmates in our nation’s public schools. Saddened because I know that, without a quality education, the future for these children is bleak; frustrated because, if we don’t do something now, we…

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High-Performing Schools are the Best Gateway to Success

High-Performing Schools are the Best Gateway to Success   As the school year winds down, one can’t help but think of graduations and where and how students will embark upon the next phase of their lives. Unfortunately, the opportunities for far too many will be limited because of disparities in graduation rates and in opportunities…

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Statement on Education Transformation

Statement on Education Transformation 100 Black Men of America, Inc. (The 100) considers the transformation of education – access to quality education for all youth regardless of race and socio-economic status – as one of the critical civil rights issues of our time. As an organization of over 100 chapters within communities across the country,…

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Parents Rights to Quality Education Options

U.S. Department of Education Office of Communications & Outreach, Press Office 400 Maryland Ave., S.W. Washington, D.C. 20202 For Immediate Release: Friday, June 26, 2015 Contact: Press Office (202) 401-1576 or [email protected] U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan Announces a Set of Rights to Help Parents Seek High-Quality Education for Their Children U.S. Secretary of Education…

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