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3rd Annual Urban Ideas Forum: What Do the Midterm Elections Mean for African Americans & Other People of Color?
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National Urban League Survey of African American Parents Shows Overwhelming Support for Common Core State Standards, But Underscores Need for Sufficient Resources To Ensure Its Success

- 60% of African American parents retain a favorable perception of the goals for student achievement under Common Core -

- Parents agree that schools with a majority African American (64%) or Latino (67%) student population were deficient in resources necessary to teach the Common Core -

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The Urban League of Springfield (Springfield, MA) was recently joined by representatives of Comcast for a special ceremony to announce the award of a $60,000 grant, payable over three years, from the Comcast Foundation.

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2015 Emerging Leaders Program Application Application Deadline: November 14, 2014
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Students, educators, researchers, and policy experts convened at the restaurant Busboys & Poet’s located in Washington, DC’s for a town hall forum on higher education and to highlight the findings of the recent Washington Bureau report “From Access to Completion: A Seamless Path to College Graduation for African American Students." “Mama I Made It,” the title of the evening’s program, is a play on the popular phrase often used by low-

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58th Annual Equal Opportunity Dinner
Save the Date: November 12th, 2014
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National Urban League Applauds Department of Education's Proposed Rule on Underwriting Standards for Student Loans

The National Urban League has praised the Department of Education's proposed r

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