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“I’m Getting an HIV Test”

CNN | June 27, 2010 A 22-year-old woman gets tested for HIV hoping her actions will inspire others to do the same. National HIV Testing Day was yesterday, June 27th.

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Seed School Helps At-Risk Youth Grow

NBC – Today Show | June 24, 2010 TODAY’s Jenna Bush Hager takes a look at a new public school program that is helping underprivileged high school kids have brighter futures.

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Teen in alleged cop beating speaks out

ABC News – Houston | June 24, 2010 New York Times – The Houston police chief has fired seven officers involved in the beating of a 15-year-old suspected of burglary, a beating that was caught on videotape and outraged many black residents. Four of the officers also face misdemeanor charges for the pummeling of the […]

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Call for Suspension Reform After Student’s Death

The Grio (via News One) | June 18, 2010 Last week, 15-year-old, Jawaan Daniels, was shot and killed during school hours. He was leaving Lafayette High School and going home for a suspension. But, parents say he should have been in school. Buffalo parents argue that simply sending students home for suspension is not addressing […]

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Caught on Tape: Cop Punches 17-Year-Old Girl in Face During Arrest

MSNBC | June 15, 2010 An onlooker with a cell phone taped the scene as a cop punched a 17-year-old girl he was attempting to arrest for jaywalking.

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Obama Administration: “Black Male Teachers Needed”

CNN | June 14, 2010 Education Secretary Arne Duncan wants more African-American males as teachers. CNN’s Tony Harris reports.

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Teach Like a Champion

CNN | June 9, 2010 Author Doug Lemov studied teachers in low-income, high performance schools for five years to see what makes them great.

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Census: Multiracial US becoming even more diverse

MSNBC | June 9, 2010

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President Obama Gives Commencement Address at Kalamazoo Central High School

WhiteHouse.gov | June 07, 2010 The President speaks about the importance of personal responsibility and giving back to the community as he delivers the commencement address at Kalamazoo Central High School in Kalamazoo, MI. The school was the winner of the 2010 Race to the Top High School Commencement Challenge.

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Banks in schools allow teens to cash in on financial literacy

The Grio | June 4, 2010 According to some studies, fewer than half of all high school seniors can pass a basic financial literacy course. That number drops to below 30 percent when those students have parents that make less than $80,000 a year. Numbers like that make many hope that programs like the bank […]

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