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Campus Pride Releases New List of Anti-LGBTQ College Campuses

If you are an LGBTQ student evaluating different college options, Campus Pride, a Charlotte-based LGBT advocacy group, would caution you to steer clear of 102 campuses deemed to hold anti-LGBTQ policies.
 
Campus Pride released its first-ever “Shame List” in December 2015, which enumerated the 57 colleges and universities that had requested or received Title IX waivers from the U. ...




Tennessee education collaborative shows need for diverse teachers

s the Tennessee State Board of Education continues to look at boosting the recruitment of a diverse teacher workforce, it also seeks to bolster efforts by statewide groups working to better target diverse teaching candidates.
 
The state board is working toward an October presentation of how to ensure teacher preparation programs are graduating prepared educators and also requiring those colleges and universities recognize the need for diversity, according to Sara Heyburn, state board executive director. ...




Uncommon Schools inspires dozens of new teachers of color to work in Brooklyn

Uncommon Schools inspires dozens of new teachers of color to work in Brooklyn
 

Brooklyn Daily Eagle

 
After spending the last few weeks teaching Summer Academy at Uncommon Schools’ Excellence Girls Charter School in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Darriana Howard is hoping to come back to Brooklyn to teach after she finishes her senior year at Bucknell University next year. ...




Martinsville City School District seeking more diversity among teachers, staff

Martinsville City School District seeking more diversity among teachers, staff
 
 By Colter Anstaett - Reporter
 
MARTINSVILLE (WSLS 10) – “We are a diverse nation and we want to reflect diversity in our staff and everything we do,” Interim Superintendent, Dr. ...