Today's Date: March 2, 2024
Standing Buffalo and Canada sign roadmap to advance reconciliation and rebuild their relationship   •   Minister Qualtrough announces investments in sport and physical activity opportunities for Indigenous communities   •   Canada is connecting more than 150 Northwest Territories households to high-speed Internet and bringing mobile connectivity to r   •   Ventas to Participate in Investor Meetings at Citi 2024 Global Property CEO Conference   •   Croptimistic Releases Inaugural Sustainability Report   •   Calvin Klein Fragrances announces Idris and Sabrina Elba as the face of new Calvin Klein ETERNITY AROMATIC ESSENCE fragrance cam   •   Duncan's First Nation celebrates the opening of a new water treatment plant   •   Meridiam Breaks Ground in Selma, Alabama, on Transformative Fiber Infrastructure Project   •   Robust AI: Transforming Education and Healthcare with AI-Powered Teacher Apps   •   University of Phoenix Continues Nationwide Networking Series, "Small Bites, Big Connections," Fostering Alumni Community Bonds   •   Barnes & Noble Education Receives Continued Listing Standard Notice From NYSE   •   /C O R R E C T I O N -- Lexus/   •   1,000 Dream Fund Kicks Off Women's History Month Celebration with Twitch Charity Fundraiser in Partnership with Twitch Women's U   •   Mexico City's Night Sky Lights Up With Opening of Scientology Church for Del Valle   •   AHF Opens Food Pantry for San Diego Veterans   •   The Family Initiative (TFI) Becomes One of the Largest Community-Based Care Child Welfare Agencies in the U.S.   •   Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Launches Ninth Annual Make March Matter® Fundraising Campaign   •   Pittsburgh 12th Grader Selected to Join Million Girls Moonshot Flight Crew   •   EMPOWER Leads Foster Care Services for All Children and Families in the Metroplex East Region   •   WM Elects Tom Bené to Board of Directors
Bookmark and Share

Feds To Name Hispanic Education Advisory Members


The meeting will be streamed LIVE on Black Radio Network beginning at 1:00PM EST.

Click On The "WHITE HOUSE LIVE" icon from our home page

 

 

WASHINGTON – More than a dozen new members of the President’s Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for Hispanics will be announced at the White House and sworn-in at an official ceremony with U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor at the Smithsonian Castle Thursday. The Commission works to improve academic excellence and opportunities by providing advice to President Obama and Education Secretary Arne Duncan.

Hispanic success in education and the labor market is important to America’s economy. Hispanics are the largest minority group in the public education system with more than 1 in 5 students in the country’s elementary, middle and high schools, but have the lowest education attainment level overall, according to a recent report by the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics. 


STORY TAGS: Hispanic News, Latino News, Mexican News, Minority News, Civil Rights, Discrimination, Racism, Diversity, Latina, Racial Equality, Bias, Equality

Video

White House Live Stream
LIVE VIDEO EVERY SATURDAY
Breaking News
alsharpton Rev. Al Sharpton
9 to 11 am EST
jjackson Rev. Jesse Jackson
10 to noon CST


Video

LIVE BROADCASTS
Sounds Make the News ®
WAOK-Urban
Atlanta - WAOK-Urban
KPFA-Progressive
Berkley / San Francisco - KPFA-Progressive
WVON-Urban
Chicago - WVON-Urban
KJLH - Urban
Los Angeles - KJLH - Urban
WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
New York - WKDM-Mandarin Chinese
WADO-Spanish
New York - WADO-Spanish
WBAI - Progressive
New York - WBAI - Progressive
WOL-Urban
Washington - WOL-Urban

Listen to United Natiosns News