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The Last Question with Don Allen: One-on-one interview with St. Paul School Board candidate James Farnsworth, LIVE!

The Last Question with Don Allen: One-on-one interview with St. Paul School Board candidate James Farnsworth, LIVE!

Join me tonight, Friday – October 16th at 7:30pm for an interview with Saint Paul Public School Board candidate James Farnsworth on “The Last Question with Don Allen, M. A. Ed./MAT” LIVE via ReStream™. This program will be broadcast live on Facebook, YouTube, and BlogTalkRadio (audio only). The public pages on Facebook that will carry [...]

Teaching Children How to Think Instead of What to Think

Teaching Children How to Think Instead of What to Think

It was Socrates who said, “I cannot teach anybody anything; I can only make them think.” Posted on The Mind Unleashed.com Right now our education system is doing more to indoctrinate our children than to educate them. In fact, that has been the case for quite some time. Our young minds are being told to accept authority as truth instead [...]

A Child’s success is a Contract with Mom: Killing the Achievement Gap

A Child’s success is a Contract with Mom: Killing the Achievement Gap

Recorded results have shown that Collective Impact Groups have stalled in helping children of color achieve and maintain success in the public school system. A new delivery tool is here and today I introduce the foundation and rationale on why "Mom" is so important in making sure we pay attention to doing first-things-first and bringing the [...]

Why African American and African studies should be a requirement in Twin Cities Public Schools

Why African American and African studies should be a requirement in Twin Cities Public Schools

It’s been over a month since I sent my CV to a local nonprofit agency that was searching to hire Fellows to work on a brief in support of African American studies in the public school systems. I never got a response, but that will never keep me from championing causes I believe in. Of course this nonprofit might be like others who talk a big [...]

Teachers complain, chaos reigns as St. Paul schools spend millions on ‘white privilege’ training

Teachers complain, chaos reigns as St. Paul schools spend millions on ‘white privilege’ training

Video posted by Our Black News - Louis CK, "Being White." by Steve Gunn, Editor-in-chief of EAGnews - OBN Guest Contributor ST. PAUL, Minn. – Have the taxpayers of St. Paul spent nearly $3 million over the past five years to bring chaos and danger to their schools and students? Apparently so. In 2010, the St. Paul school [...]