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2011-01-26 09:50:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the National School Choice Week celebration, Michelle Bernard, President and CEO of the Bernard Center for Women, Politics and Public Policy and Kent Amos, CEO and Founder of the Dorothy I Height Community Public Charter Schools, are hosting a viewing of the education documentary, "The Boys of Baraka," tonight, Wednesday, January 26th from 6-8pm. Following the viewing, Bernard will moderate a panel with some of the boys featured in the...

2011-01-20 09:04:00

BALTIMORE, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Legendary entertainment superstar and education advocate Dr. Bill Cosby yesterday urged families across the nation to get involved in National School Choice Week, January 23-29, 2011, arguing that school choice provides nothing less than an educational lifeline to low-income families. In a telephone press conference with reporters, Cosby also said that school choice is an essential component to reviving America's inner-cities. Saying that...

2009-09-17 13:01:58

MSNBC has announced plans to air About Our Children"¦, a live event featuring comedian-educator Bill Cosby and a panel of U.S. education and parenting experts. The discussion is to be moderated by Independent Women's Forum president and chief executive officer and MSNBC political analyst Michelle Bernard Sunday, the network said. The main topic expected to be discussed is poverty in America, focusing on the parenting, education and health issues facing the poor in the United States....