Want black male role models in our schools? Hire them as teachers.
by Goorish Wibneh
There's a strikingly simple solution for the black student achievement gap in Seattle schools: recruit more black teachers.
Oct 13, 2016
Seattle teachers to wear “Black Lives Matter” shirts, focus on racial equity
by Venice Buhain
At least 1,000 educators throughout Seattle Public Schools will wear “Black Lives Matter” T-shirts to school on Wednesday.
Black community leaders show support for Seattle students — no matter what
by Reagan Jackson
While #SeattleHigh5 at one school was celebrated without a hitch, officials at another school seemed to back away from a show of support for black students.
Sep 17, 2016
#SEATTLEHIGH5 @ Leschi Elementary
by Alex Stonehill
“Erasing the stigma, one high five at a time.” Hello All! Last year, a group of Black and POC folks gathered at Leschi Elementary School because we were inspired by a group of Black men who got together to greet and encourage children on their first day of school –>http://aplus.com/a/100-men-color-greet-kids-MLK-school-first-day. They did it because they […]
Sep 9, 2016
Photos: Seattle celebrates Black Lives Matter Friday
by Jama Abdirahman
With the downtown shopping bonanza disrupted by protestors for the 2nd straight year, Seattle has a new day-after-Thanksgiving tradition: Black Lives Matter Friday
Nov 28, 2015