Proposition 47: A failure to learn history’s lesson
With their felonies erased, many ex-convicts can reenter society by finding decent jobs and housing. In many instances, however, individuals released from prison have fallen back into old traps.
What is the 13th Amendment? A history lesson, inspired by Kanye
Kanye brought up the 13th Amendment - again. This time he was in the Oval Office, sitting across the desk from President Donald Trump on Thursday during a
Shreveport must fix what's broken first: letter
A letter writer in response to the failed attempt to fund a public sports complex and arena along Cross Bayou.
From Greekfest to Pharrell's festival, Green Run High students learn unique history lesson
When Green Run teacher Chris Jacobs heard Something in the Water was coming to Virginia Beach, he got an idea. Turn the music extravaganza into a wide-ranging learning experience.
Torrance Councilman Aurelio Mattucci should take a history lesson on coyotes: Letters
Re “Torrance city council seeks social media guidelines after outcry over official’s online posts” (Jan. 9):I suggest that the teacher in question was conducting a biological science, not a politic…
Students raise questions, learn lessons at Black History Trivia Bowl
Students were confused why they weren’t taught more about black history in school during breaks at the Black History Trivia Bowl Saturday in Hopkinsville Middle School.
McLish Middle School students learn lessons in history, research
At McLish Middle School, Mrs. Miller’s eighth-grade reading class has been working on a biography research project on a historical figure.
Black history: Lessons America must not forget: Larry Wilson
If, as a confirmed West Coaster, I had to visit Washington, D.C., during these creepy early days of a foolish and incompetent (and, the way he’s heading, very temporary) occupant of the White House, at least I should get hold of our nation
Amid the Comey chaos, some lessons from the history of America’s secret police
Editorial: Learning the tough lessons of history
To paraphrase a comment that President Trump once made about health care: Who knew that history could be so complicated?
Black Panther Party brings history, lessons to new generation
Fifty years ago this October, the Black Panther Party formed to protect the Black community in Oakland, California, from White oppression and police brutality. On Sept. 16, former party leaders and members of the movement will gather in Seattle to celebrate the party’s legacy and explore the lessons it offers to a new generation of activists who continue to fight the same old battles The Seattle Black Panther Party Revolutionary Film Festival and Forum 2016 will span three days from Sept. 16 to…
How Teachers are Using NY's New Bridge in Lesson Plans
As the area's first new bridge in more than 50 years arises across the Hudson River, local educators are seizing the opportunity to spark students' interest in STEM learning.
HISTORY LESSONS: Alan F. Flynn Building
Editor's note: In an area filled with so much history, this is part of a series meant to offer residents a deeper look at the stories behind the
Handcart Trek Teaches Life and History Lessons
THREE CREEK • For the next four days, Abbey Kohntopp’s life would depend on a handcart and her own two feet.
Killeen leaders using AUSA lessons for good governance
Killeen officials who recently returned from the annual Association of the United States Army meeting in Washington, D.C., are seeking to use what they learned from up-close-and-personal meetings with top
10 Legendary Swordsmen From History
(via Listverse) For millennia, we’ve been using swords to settle heated debates, as what is war but a debate that
Swimming Lessons a Must for Everyone
Swimming lessons can lower the risk of drowning, but black kids often miss out on learning this lifesaving skill, a leading pediatricians group says.
Buhari's Rejection Of A Rolls Royce In London, Obasanjo And Lessons Of History By Dr. Chido Nwangwu
Buhari has the capacity to rise to the challenge of history to be recorded as a man who had a rare second chance and truly turned Nigeria away from being the playground of economic leeches, political gangsters, irreligious murderers, social swine.
Canandaigua Fire Department history: Lessons learned from1902 fire on Beeman Street
More thna 100 firefighters battled a blaze that ravaged businesses.
We Must Teach Airbnb a Lesson
Seems Airbnb has made many enemies, not just Israel.