Thursday, August 21, 2014
"NEA commissioned a current review of teacher diversity and ways in which efforts could create parity in our public school system. This background paper provides a basis for discussing how we move forward in creating a teacher workforce that is both reflective of and responsive to our nation’s racial, ethnic, and linguistically diverse student learning needs."

More Here: http://www.nea.org/home/59121.htm

"NEA commissioned a current review of teacher diversity and ways in which efforts could create parity in our public school system. This background paper provides a basis for discussing how we move forward in creating a teacher workforce that is both reflective of and responsive to our nation’s racial, ethnic, and linguistically diverse student learning needs."

More Here: http://www.nea.org/home/59121.htm

CLICK THE PIC to find out How the Children of Birmingham Changed the Civil-Rights Movement!

CLICK THE PIC to find out How the Children of Birmingham Changed the Civil-Rights Movement!

CLCK THE PIC to read about three teens in Georgia just made a mobile app they hope will help prevent the next police shooting of an unarmed young person

CLCK THE PIC to read about three teens in Georgia just made a mobile app they hope will help prevent the next police shooting of an unarmed young person

Monday, August 11, 2014
Take the Oath (Anti-bullying) with Diggy Simmons & Trevor Jackson at KIPP Truth Academy

Diggy Simmons will arrive in Dallas August 15th at 12:00 p.m. noon on behalf of Saving Our Daughters National Campaign - Take the Oath. Take the Oath outlines 8 steps to stop bullying in area schools.National recording artists Diggy Simmons and Trevor Jackson will visit students of KIPP Truth Academy to speak out against bullying. Simmons is the son of Hip Hop Rapper Joseph “Rev. Run” Simmons, member of Hall of Fame group Run DMC (1980s). Trevor Jackson starred in a Disney Channel movie “Let it Shine” before he and Simmons turned their attention fully to music. Both have hit singles and albums to their credit.Simmons and Jackson will perform at the House of Blues (Dallas), Who Else But Us Tour - August 14th-15th, 2014.

Saving Our Daughters is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization http://savingourdaughters.org/about-us/ whose philosophy is to build a movement that begins with experiential literacy and effortlessly flows into recurring civil actions (words and actions). Saving Our Daughters (SOD) initiatives focus on reaching thousands of teen girls and youth across the country with our celebrity, corporate, and community partnershttp://savingourdaughters.org/community-partners/ making it possible to spark positive activism. Our words and actions model empowers teens to forward the mission as well as further ignite their inner purpose individually or by leading a group at their home, school, or community.

KIPP DFW is part of the Knowledge is Power Program (KIPP), a national network of 162 free, open-enrollment, college-preparatory public charter schools serving more than 55,000 students in 20 states and the District of Columbia. KIPP DFW is currently comprised of two public charter schools serving elementary and middle school students within its charter area of 16 zip codes in the southern Dallas region. With high expectations for students and an extended school day and year, KIPP DFW builds a partnership among parents, students, and teachers that puts learning first. For more information, visit www.kippdfw.org

Event presented by Achieve PR & Bridging The Gap Mentoring Program

http://www.diggyworld.com/

Diggy news story and you tube interview
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rov7FpsWCbk

Take the Oath (Anti-bullying) with Diggy Simmons & Trevor Jackson at KIPP Truth Academy

Diggy Simmons will arrive in Dallas August 15th at 12:00 p.m. noon on behalf of Saving Our Daughters National Campaign - Take the Oath. Take the Oath outlines 8 steps to stop bullying in area schools.National recording artists Diggy Simmons and Trevor Jackson will visit students of KIPP Truth Academy to speak out against bullying. Simmons is the son of Hip Hop Rapper Joseph “Rev. Run” Simmons, member of Hall of Fame group Run DMC (1980s). Trevor Jackson starred in a Disney Channel movie “Let it Shine” before he and Simmons turned their attention fully to music. Both have hit singles and albums to their credit.Simmons and Jackson will perform at the House of Blues (Dallas), Who Else But Us Tour - August 14th-15th, 2014.

Saving Our Daughters is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization http://savingourdaughters.org/about-us/ whose philosophy is to build a movement that begins with experiential literacy and effortlessly flows into recurring civil actions (words and actions). Saving Our Daughters (SOD) initiatives focus on reaching thousands of teen girls and youth across the country with our celebrity, corporate, and community partnershttp://savingourdaughters.org/community-partners/ making it possible to spark positive activism. Our words and actions model empowers teens to forward the mission as well as further ignite their inner purpose individually or by leading a group at their home, school, or community.

KIPP DFW is part of the Knowledge is Power Program (KIPP), a national network of 162 free, open-enrollment, college-preparatory public charter schools serving more than 55,000 students in 20 states and the District of Columbia. KIPP DFW is currently comprised of two public charter schools serving elementary and middle school students within its charter area of 16 zip codes in the southern Dallas region. With high expectations for students and an extended school day and year, KIPP DFW builds a partnership among parents, students, and teachers that puts learning first. For more information, visit www.kippdfw.org

Event presented by Achieve PR & Bridging The Gap Mentoring Program

http://www.diggyworld.com/

Diggy news story and you tube interview
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rov7FpsWCbk

Thursday, August 7, 2014
achievepr:

#AchievePR News - Take the Oath to stop bullying with teen star Diggy Simmons, August 14, 2014. Join  Kipp Truth Academy **Kippsters** and recite the 8 steps of Take The Oath (Anti-Bullying) Campaign Presented by @SavingOurDaughters Sponsored by Achieve PR and Bridging the Gap Mentoring Program http://ow.ly/i/6tFNI @SavingOurDaughters

#AchievePR News - Take the Oath to stop bullying with teen star Diggy Simmons, August 14, 2014. Join Kipp Truth Academy **Kippsters** and recite the 8 steps of Take The Oath (Anti-Bullying) Campaign Presented by @SavingOurDaughters Sponsored by Achieve PR and Bridging the Gap Mentoring Program 
 http://ow.ly/i/6tFNI savingourdaughters btgmp

achievepr:

#AchievePR News - Take the Oath to stop bullying with teen star Diggy Simmons, August 14, 2014. Join Kipp Truth Academy **Kippsters** and recite the 8 steps of Take The Oath (Anti-Bullying) Campaign Presented by @SavingOurDaughters Sponsored by Achieve PR and Bridging the Gap Mentoring Program
http://ow.ly/i/6tFNI @SavingOurDaughters

#AchievePR News - Take the Oath to stop bullying with teen star Diggy Simmons, August 14, 2014. Join Kipp Truth Academy **Kippsters** and recite the 8 steps of Take The Oath (Anti-Bullying) Campaign Presented by @SavingOurDaughters Sponsored by Achieve PR and Bridging the Gap Mentoring Program 
 http://ow.ly/i/6tFNI savingourdaughters btgmp
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Washington, D.C. —For the ninth straight year, students attending DC public charter schools are performing above the District average in math and reading on the DC Comprehensive Assessment System (DC CAS) tests, according to data released today by the Office of the State Superintendent of Education.  The data released also shows that the percentage of DC public charter school students considered proficient on DC CAS has continued to increase.
Read more here 
http://www.dcpcsb.org/News-Room.aspx?id=418

Washington, D.C. —For the ninth straight year, students attending DC public charter schools are performing above the District average in math and reading on the DC Comprehensive Assessment System (DC CAS) tests, according to data released today by the Office of the State Superintendent of Education. The data released also shows that the percentage of DC public charter school students considered proficient on DC CAS has continued to increase.
Read more here
http://www.dcpcsb.org/News-Room.aspx?id=418

This Young Man Is Being Called the Best Tech Reviewer On the Planet
Read more here:
http://newsone.com/3042286/this-young-man-is-being-called-the-best-tech-reviewer-on-the-planet/?omcamp=sf_N1FB

This Young Man Is Being Called the Best Tech Reviewer On the Planet
Read more here:
http://newsone.com/3042286/this-young-man-is-being-called-the-best-tech-reviewer-on-the-planet/?omcamp=sf_N1FB