Posts Tagged ‘Minnesota Department of Education’
Part 1: Minneapolis Urban League’s 13th Grade Pilot Program sends a clear signal nobody wants to deal with current K-12 educational issues
Really? An almost vacant building; no money coming in and you want to tackle education? This is no better than the Minneapolis Foundation hanging signs in the skyway." This is not the first time the Minneapolis Urban League has attempted to become relevant in the 21st century. We need look no further than the grant from the Minnesota Department [...]
Mahmoud, Harvest Prep – No foul: Now the Commissioner can focus her attention on failing Black students?
"Pre-heat oven to 450, cook for 30 minutes and eat. Made for the haters in your community. LOL!" (Photo: Fark) It’s game on for the public school systems! IBNN has sent a request for information to the Minnesota Department of Education to clarify the origins of the attack on a Black educational institution and it’s leadership. With [...]
IBNN NEWS Exclusive: Deceptive yellow journalism at the heart of attack on Harvest Prep – board chairperson speaks out
IBNN has received many calls about the resent stories in the Star Tribune about Harvest Prep and its headmaster Eric Mahmoud. At this time, IBNN would like to make it very clear we are in support of Black education and student success in Minnesota. After careful review of several reports IBNN intercepted, it seems clear the “news tips” to the [...]
Some Niggas are also responsible for the speculation and inappropriate attacks Harvest Prep’s Eric Mahmoud
"Reader advisory issued. Some real stuff in this article, pay attention - I was trained at the college of Ronald A. Edwards. IBNN NEWS is closely watching the stories and events surrounding the judge, jury and hanging of a local Black educational institution. Contempt prior to investigation will be the downfall of those that seek to obstruct [...]
Success in educating Black students has its downside: Attacks on Harvest Prep and its Headmaster are Racist
Charter's schools are all non-union. This is where the trouble begins and ends. Someone is slowly losing their since of “White Privilege” and regardless of successes within Harvest Prep and Eric Mahmoud’s other educational facilities, Minnesota Nice wants it all to go away. It’s funny how the Star Tribune can be used as a public [...]
Minnesota Department of Education Commissioner Dr. Brenda Cassellius must resign in regards to investigation of successful Black charter school
"Black educations status quo in Minnesota." It’s evident that some of our people don’t have our (Blacks) best interest. This is what notoriety and success brings to Black education – an unjust scrutiny of processes. Now if this had been Superintendent Johnson of the Minneapolis Public Schools and she had somehow managed to close the [...]
Part 1: Satan can’t have my child because the Minnesota DFL already does…Minnesota’s Office of Higher Education goes through more growing pains during Dayton’s tenure
Education in Minnesota is a civil right. But those appointed by Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton have either bailed or have exceeded their expertise and continue to hit their heads on the glass ceiling of intellectual stop signs to reconstruct a system that has been broken by DFL and GOP politics for over 20 years. As Minnesota’s seniors and [...]
Governor Mark Dayton: “Give me a call in six months about MnDOT.” Isn’t 18 years of excluding Black contractors enough?
“It’s my responsibility and the responsibility of the MnDOT director to make sure that happens,” Dayton said, “Every six months, if you don’t see progress - give me a call.” ~Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton Note: Watch the below video/photo opportunity very carefully and have fun with the speech bubbles! By Donald W.R. Allen, [...]
Minnesota’s top education brass want waiver – where’s the Accountability? Just Look at the Children Left Behind!
Posted by Donald W.R. Allen, II - IBNN NEWS Breif/Post in Progress Minneapolis, MN (IBNN NEWS Brief/Education/August 15, 2011)...Sources tell IBNN NEWS that Governor Mark Dayton and Dr. Brenda Casselius, Minnesota Commissioner of Education could ask for a waiver from No Child Left Behind (NCLB) test scores in the state of Minnesota - and will [...]
Editor’s note: This story can be pulled of the wire from news agencies like the Sacramento Bee Newspaper to the Charlotte Observer. Again, local Minnesota mainstream news outlets are catching up. Will the Minnesota Department of Education and Governor Mark Dayton ever get a handle on the increasing achievement gap; and now, blatant racism that [...]