Black Kids Are Underrepresented in Gifted Programs

A recent report from Vanderbilt University offers a possible explaination for why black kids are underrepresented in gifted programs. In Nashville, Tennessee, Una Elementary School  has more minority students than white students enrolled in gifted and talented...

Great 21st Century Urban Schools

Where are the models for great 21st century urban schools?  The answers may surprise some. In cities across America, school systems are seeing that a majority of students are minorities.  In addition, poverty is on the increase and the student pupulation comes from...

Graduating in STEM Fields

Some colleges stand out as high-achievers when it comes to minority students graduating in STEM fields. These colleges have some great programs to try and boost the minority grads who want to work in a science, technology, engineering or math based career.  LS...