Culture, politics, economics and the state of education

September 28, 2012   // 0 Comments

Signifyin’ by Mikel Kwaku Osei Holt The parent advocacy organization Common Sense says the average Black child invests nearly nine hours a day on ‘media’ while less than six hours a day in the classroom. Over 80% of ‘learning’ takes place outside of school, although surveys suggests parents are number four on their child’s list of influencers—behind peers, media and entertainers (primarily ra...

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