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THIS IS AN EDUCATION AGENDA ITEM:
According to a program on NPR (linked below)
Two Teach For America Alums Say TFA Has Big Problems When It Comes To Race. OneWorld simply copied a portion of the article from the NPR web site and posted it here for the convenience of those who would like to get the details. It is a very interesting article. We…Continue
During the month of October we focus on creating a greater level of awareness around the issue of Domestic Violence. However, somewhere in Connecticut, Domestic Violence is a problem that occurs every day. We encourage you to be aware of and alert to the problem at all times.
OCTOBER IS BREAST CANCER EDUCATION AND AWARENESS MONTH.
OneWorld Progressive Institute provides educational information and videos for the benefit of the community. Please check out the short video segments linked in this blog, and please SHARE this blog with others; men and women. Find much more information at: …Continue
EDUCATION AGENDA - To say that James Hillhouse High School Is Going through Transition is to make a GROSS understatement.
OneWorld invites you to read the article and posted comments in the New Haven Independent linked below.
• Superintendent Garth Harries said the district could have managed this year’s transition better. Why not start right…
It's also important that Consumers and Advocacy Groups pay close attention!
Health Insurance companies are trying to circumvent the ACA and price gouge consumers. Two proposed mergers will reduce competition, raise premiums and shut many…Continue
OneWorld Progressive Institute Presents: EDUCATION AGENDA -
Parental Involvement in Schools and Education IS Essential
The education of children is a collaborative (team) effort. If you drop your child off at school and have no input or knowledge of what is happening at school, you are not holding up your end. It's your responsibility to see to…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on September 10, 2015 at 9:23pm — No Comments
Connecticut's 15th annual…Continue
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The Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and…
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HEALTH LITERACY: AFFORDABLE CARE STANDS: SWORD OF DAMOCLES GONE - SIGN UP FOR HEALTH CARE COVERAGE. PUT YOUR HEALTH FIRST.
If you have had a life-changing event since the close of the sign-up period in Feb. 2015, you can today sign up for a plan.
In CT contact AccessHealthCT. Get health coverage. Barack Obama has succeeded in doing something America had not been able to do…
Added by N'Zinga Shani on June 25, 2015 at 4:00pm — No Comments
What Do You Lose When You Lose Your Home?:
A Showing and Panel…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on June 25, 2015 at 2:59pm — No Comments
Jurisdiction Bill Signed Into Law! Police Can No Longer Cross Town Lines To Enforce Their Own Local Ordinances…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on June 23, 2015 at 3:37pm — No Comments
LA Police Inflicted Death Blows on Rodney King In 1991
King’s Physical Death Was Finalized in 2012
Roger Smith, actor, brought the story to a New Haven stage in 2015. Only by reading the well-written NHI article can you decide: What’s the purpose? How is language appropriated? Are there benefits and costs of using certain words, and to whom do these benefits and costs accrue?
How do we, the readers, appropriate our time? What’s important to us and why? It often takes…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on June 21, 2015 at 1:36pm — No Comments
This is an opportunity for Civic and Community Engagement - The Issue of the Confederate Flag, still being flown in some American cities, has been a source of great angst for many Americans, and in particularly for African Americans. OneWorld Progressive Institute, Inc invites a community discussion / forum on this issue. Please feel free to post your perspective in the form of a comment in the section provided below. …Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on June 20, 2015 at 12:00am — No Comments
A Poor Black Man, 22-Y-O Kalief Browder, Died June 6, 2015
Young, Black, Poor, Mentally Ill, Exploited, Wrongfully Accused and Preyed Upon at Rikers…Continue
DEAR GREATER NEW HAVEN COMMUNITY MEMBERS:
ACCESS HEALTH CT HAS A NEWLY REDESIGNED WEB SITE with Enhanced information pages.Continue
What are the factual short-term and long-term benefits of various academic tests? Do these tests accurately measure student knowledge, competence, potential, future success? What exactly do the results of these test tell us? Why are some parents and teachers so opposed to various forms of testing? It seems that two of the main problems with these tests are: 1) the manner in which many teachers oppose them, and convey their opposition to parents and…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on June 5, 2015 at 4:20pm — No Comments
Heart Disease Is the #1 Killer of Women
It Is More Deadly than All forms of Cancer
HEALTH LITERACY – PREVENTION IS BETTER THAN CURE