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Amanda Cooper
August 08, 2019 - 3:20 pm
It's back to school for educators and what better way to make you feel special than treating you to a night out on the town. Saturday, August 17, 2019, all educators can enjoy a free evening out at the High Museum of Art hosted in partnership with The Alliance Theatre. This event is free for...
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Rashad Richey, Greg Clay, Andre Dickens
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Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
August 07, 2019 - 2:16 pm
Rashad sits down with Councilman Andre Dickens and Chairman of the Men of BOOK Advisory Committee, Greg Clay, to discuss getting involved with schools in your community. Better Outcomes for OUR Kids‘ (BOOK) mission is to raise awareness around the need for high-performing schools in African-...
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Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
April 02, 2018 - 10:58 am
A local Atlanta Charter School apologized for a school play where children wore “blackface” while citing Paul Laurence Dunbar’s poem “We Wear the Mask”. Parents have expressed outrage over the level of racial insensitivity. Parent and national activist, Marcus Coleman has a son who’s attends the...
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March 28, 2018 - 6:00 pm
A fifth grade teacher in DeKalb County was arrested and charged with four counts of murder, stemming from a 2016 shooting which left two children dead, police say. Michael De'Sean White, 26, was apprehended at Toney Elementary School Friday for allegedly shooting eleven-year-old Tatiyana Coates and...
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Maria Boynton
March 12, 2018 - 9:17 pm
Nationwide Wednesday, students are expected to walk out of their classrooms. It'll be a memorial as-well-as a protest action. It's in memory of the 17 lives lost in the February 14 shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. The walkout is scheduled to last 17 minutes, beginning...
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