Today And Not Tomorrow

In an article entitled, “School choice will lift up black community”, written in the USA Today on May 17, 2017 by the Urban League of Greater Miami, Inc.’s President and CEO Mr. T. Willard Fair, he wrote: “Nobody cared when, for decade after decade, black kids were...

It’s Up to Us This November

The Importance of Voting August 21, 2017 DENVER – Denver and voters throughout the state will have a keen eye towards November 2018, and rightfully so. It is a crucial midterm election at both the national and local levels. Colorado residents will be deciding on a new...

Education Plan Causes Tension

“Sean Bradley, president of the Urban League of Denver, sat on a committee with Durham that helped craft the plan. He said he was disappointed in the comments of the former board chairman. “Poor kids and minority kids are not political identity groups,” Bradley...

ESSA Gets Off to a Good Start in Colorado

Every President often has the difficult position of addressing the nation’s education system. Passed under the Obama Administration, the Every Students Succeeds Act (ESSA) looks to improve upon the policies created under No Child Left Behind. While the call for...