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Sharif El-Mekki: Principals, If You Don’t Include Questions About Race, Class, and Privilege During Your Interviews, You Are Failing. 08/10/2018

For us, it is critical that we find educators who truly believe in the potential of our students, nearly all of whom are Black. We are looking for a particular mindset when it comes to people leading our classrooms full of our community’s precious children.

Black families increasingly choose to homeschool kids 04/22/2018

In the last 15 years, the number of black children in homeschool has doubled from 103,000 to about 220,000. Black parents cite a number of reasons for homeschooling children, including concern over peer pressure and drugs at school — but increasingly, they are also citing school-related racism as a reason to keep students at home.