Lionel Messi’s Argentina will play exhibitions against Ecuador on June 9 at Chicago’s Soldier Field and Guatemala five days later at FedEx Field in Landover, Maryland, ahead of defending its Copa América title. The games were announced Monday by the Argentina Football Association and Soccer United Marketing. Argentina last week scheduled friendlies against El Salvador […]

A national ranking for the 2023-2024 school year examined 25,000 public high schools across the U.S. — and a South Florida school secured a top spot. School for Advanced Studies (SAS) — part of the Miami-Dade County Public Schools (MDCPS) system — ranked as the third best high school in America. U.S. News and World […]

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Black History Month has been recognized by every president since Gerald Ford in 1976. But with the interpretation of that history now under scrutiny in states like Florida, some Black congregations are returning to their roots serving as both the church house and school house. Female faith leaders tell CBN News they’re […]

Copyright © AFP 2017-2024. All rights reserved. Social media posts claim parents in the US state of Florida must sign special permission slips allowing their children to read books by Black authors. This is false; a Miami-Dade County Public Schools official told AFP the permission slip was for a guest speaker event that legally required […]

A Florida school district is drawing fire for asking parents to consent to having their children participate in the reading of an African American author’s book to comply with state law. “I had to give permission for this or else my child would not participate???” wrote one parent, Charles Walter, who posted a photo of […]

School officials say there was “no need” for the permission slip for a reading. February 14, 2024, 7:41 PM ET • 5 min read An activity permission slip for a reading of a Black author’s book at a Miami-Dade public school library stoked anger and confusion among parents and school board members. In a now-viral […]

Parents were raising eyebrows after they were asked by a Miami-Dade school to consent to having their children participate in a book reading by an African American author. The permission slip from Coral Way K-8 in Miami was intended to comply with the Parental Rights in Education Law, but parents and

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Related video: Gov. DeSantis signs ‘Stop WOKE Act’ into law TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — Parents of students at a Miami-Dade school had some questions when their children came home with permission slips asking consent to participate in a reading of an African American author’s book on Tuesday, according to NBC affiliate WTVJ. The permission slip,

The 2024 Paris Olympics will be a historic one for USA Swimming. Anthony Nesty is set to become the first Black swimming head coach for Team USA in Olympic history. Nesty previously made history in 2022 as the first Black U.S. swimming coach at a world championships. He oversaw . . .

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