Category Archives: Education

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 […]

Dominguez High School placed on probation by WASC

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According to Compton Unified Trustee Micah Ali the word ‘turnaround’ is a noun meaning continually moving.  Compton Unified is moving but in which direction?  In an April press release, the district lauded the increased graduation rates at their three high schools: Centennial, Compton and Dominguez.  This week 2 Urban Girls learned one of them is […]

State administrators allowed Inglewood Unified to be out of compliance with state requirements

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July 1, 2013, Governor Jerry Brown signed a trailer bill called Assembly Bill 86.  AB 86 allowed retirees, who were appointed by the state to lead trouble school districts, would still be allowed to collect both their full pension and a six figure salary.  Dr. Don Brann was the only person in the state of California […]


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(Mountain View, CA) – When I joined Google a decade ago, there was hardly any discussion of diversity in tech. This was long before we published our diversity numbers or understood how important it was for our workforce to reflect the diversity of our users. This was also long before we started formally recruiting from Howard […]

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