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Stolen land; stolen legacy

Stolen land; stolen legacy By Starla Vaughns Cherin      African American David Irving purchased 110 acres of property in Saluda, South Carolina in 1917. A beautiful parcel of land bordered on the north by Clouds Creek. On the map it’s near Prosperity High-way and a remembrance of the American Revolution, the Clouds Creek Massacre of American patriots in 1781. Irving paid $2,750 on Nov. 28, 1917 in a deed t ...

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Air Force Officer wins Miss Black USA 2014 Title

The Miss Black USA Pageant and Scholarship Foundation recently announced Miss Black Colorado Jasmine Alexander as the new Miss Black USA 2014 ...

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Back To School Education Information

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HIV/AIDS: What educators should know

HIV/AIDS: What educators should know ...

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With students as top priority, Florida chooses replacement for FCAT

Florida children have the opportunity to succeed, Florida Department of Education (DOE) Commissioner Pam Stewart recently announced a new test has been selected to replace the FCAT 2.0 exams beginning with the 2014-15 school year ...

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Award-winning Broward educator files suit with EEOC against Lee County School District to defend her civil rights and protect her health

Award-winning Broward educator files suit with EEOC ...

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Commissioner’s decision for new Florida Standards Assessments March 17, 2014 Q and A

Florida students succeed, the FCAT 2.0 no longer serves the purpose of measuring student progress and achievement. Commissioner Pam Stewart’s top priority was to choose the best assessment for students, ensuring that the test replacing the FCAT ...

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School Board Members of Broward County,

School Board Members of Broward County, Robin Bartleman District 9 Heather P. Brinkworth District 3 Abby M. Freedman,  District 4 Patricia Good Chair - District 2 Donna P. Korn Vice Chair - District 8 Laurie Rich Levinson District 6 Ann MurrAy District 1 Dr. Rosalind Osgood District 5 Nora Rupert District 7 ...

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Broward Schools plans ways to improve services to special needs students

At a meeting held recently, parents and some school district officials agreed that Broward schools receive an ‘F’ for serving students with special needs. ...

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