My Brother’s Keeper: All the Difference White House Screening and Discussion
On November 1, 2016, the White House hosted a screening of the documentary ‘All the Difference.’ Set in Chicago, the film is an inspirational account of perseverance by two African American young men--Robert Henderson and Krishaun Branch. Following the screening, Michael D. Smith, Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director of My Brother’s Keeper, led two robust, and emotional, panel discussions about the challenges facing young African-American men in their quest to pursue education.
Your Guide to Understanding Education Jargon
Every industry has their fair share of jargon. The education sector is no exception. Between the acronyms and the verbose phrases, it can sometimes feel like everyone around you is speaking in a secret code. We know it can be challenging to pick up on them all quickly. We’re here to put all those phrases into layman’s terms—to help you crack the City Year and education code.