Category: Education

Statewide Truancy Court Meetings

Justice Robin Davis has been appointed by the Supreme Court to coordinate judicial truancy programs in West Virginia.  Justice Davis will hold 14 regional meetings throughout the state to discuss the program. Parents, teachers, and community members are urged to attend. Teens!! Truancy cases, drop outs, and push outs are all issues you deal with.…
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Organizational Development in the Context of Building a Movement

In order for an organization to be a true part of a larger social movement the development of the organization must incorporate the values and vision of the larger movement. It’s not enough to say your organization is part of a social movement for change.  Your organization itself must be an agent of change. What…
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Help with Buying School Clothes

WV School Clothing Vouchers Are Available From DHHR If you receive a WVWorks (welfare) check or are a child in Foster Care the vouchers will automatically be mailed to you in July. If you do not receive a WVWorks check or are not in the Foster Care system then you must apply to see if…
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My Mom the Feminist. (Black Feminism. What is it all about?)

I’m black. More specifically, I am a black male. I’ve always been interested in issues that affected the black community. I wasn’t raised by a single mother and my father was a part of my household. My mom was the leader of my family and had the attributes of a leader as well. She was…
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