Education

Beyoncé is giving students in Detroit, Michigan a once in a lifetime opportunity.  The post Beyoncé Teams Up With DSDT School In Detroit To Award Students $10,000 Scholarships appeared first on NewsOne.

Black and Hispanic teachers across the U.S. are leaving schools due to “pandemic-era burnout,” “low pay” and high-stress working environments, according to a new report. The post Black Teachers Are Leaving The Classroom Due To Low Pay And Burnout, New Report Finds appeared first on NewsOne.

On Sunday, the Biden Administration launched a beta website for its SAVE (Saving on a Valuable Education) Plan for student loan borrowers.

Michael Jeffery lost two jobs and his home during the pandemic. He was forced to sleep under a bridge in the Navy Yard neighborhood for two years where he braved the hash winter and hot summers. The post D.C. Man Graduates High School Valedictorian After Living In Tent For Two Years appeared first on NewsOne.

Republicans and  Glenn Youngkin are making it difficult for Black teachers to gain the necessary licensure to teach in the state of Virginia. The post Republicans Just Made It Harder To Be A Black Teacher In Virginia appeared first on NewsOne.

Combined, student loan borrowers owe around $34.5 billion which ranks DC at #1, Maryland #2 and Virginia as #4. Shocking? Maybe not.

On Friday, the Biden Administration announced that it plans to automatically forgive $39 billion in student debt for 804,000 borrowers. 

Kymera Mitchell garnered much-deserved recognition after being accepted into 19 colleges, nine of which offered her full-ride scholarships.  The post Chicago Black Teen Gets Accepted Into 19 Colleges, Including 9 Full-Ride Scholarships appeared first on NewsOne.

The Philadelphia Eagles Quarterback received a standing ovation as he received his Master's Degree in Human Relations this past weekend. 

Sasha Obama has graduated from The University of Southern California with a degree in sociology.

Howard's 155th commencement ceremony will take place on campus at 10 am on Saturday, May 13. President Biden will receive the honorary Doctor of Letters.