Category Archives: Education

Historically Black Women’s College will start accepting men

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Desperate times calls for desperate measures.  Spellman College President Mary S. Campbell has fired off a letter announcing the all womens college will start accepting men.  Founded in 1881 as the Atlanta Baptist Female Seminary, Spelman was the fourth historically black female institution of higher education to receive its collegiate charter in 1924.  Georgia has become a […]

Inglewood Unified gets its SIXTH state appointed administrator

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State Superintendent Tom Torlakson has sent Inglewood Unified (IUSD) yet another state administrator for our schools.  Thelma Melendez de Santa Ana has been chosen as our sixth administrator.  She is also the FIRST Latino to ever lead the district in its history.

Inglewood Unified employee convicted of workers comp fraud

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Shavonna Ashley was found guilty on June 13 of making false and fraudulent material statements for obtaining workers comp benefits and was sentenced to three years of formal probation. She was also ordered to perform 200 hours of community service and to pay formal restitution of $18,720 to her employer, the Inglewood Unified School District, […]

Chicago Mayor wants violence increased by 2020

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No plan, no diploma?  That is the message from Chicago Mayor Rahm Emmanuel who has someone taken over Chicago Public Schools from the Board of Education.  After recording 102 shootings, over the 4th of July weekend, is Mayor Rahm looking to assist in the total obliteration of residents on Chicago’s South and West sides?  Rahm […]

Personnel Commissioner makes threats against Superintendent, others

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A Compton Unified Personnel Commissioner is under investigation.  The Compton Sheriff’s department has received notice of a “credible threat” made against Superintendent Darin Brawley and other top ranking school officials.

Compton College Receives Accreditation

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The Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) granted initial accreditation status to Compton College during its June 7, 2017 meeting. The action establishes Compton College as an accredited college.

Lennox School District Launches School of Dentistry Program

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Lennox School District continues to thrive under the leadership of Superintendent Kent Taylor.  Mr. Taylor was the initial state trustee assigned to Inglewood Unified School District (IUSD) after it was taken over by the state.  The district currently offers dual language immersion, a School of Engineering and now a School of Dentistry.  Inglewood parents with […]

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