Dr. Sinclair Grey III is a speaker, writer, author, life coach and radio/television and talk show host.
A story reported in U.S. News and & World Report (Jan. 2015) stated, “Educational expectations are lower for Black children, according to Child Trends, a non-profit and non-partisan research center that tracks data about children. Black parents, most of whom are less educated than their White counterparts, don’t expect their children to attain as much education as White parents expect.
Blacks – Education Issues
The Black community faces educational issues similar to other minority groups, including the need for adequate funding for schools serving minority and disadvantaged students, as well as other issues with a special impact on the community:
The Importance of Education
When I think about education, I think about transformation. Education transfers the mind from a lower level of knowledge to a higher knowledge. Higher knowledge coupled with capability sets the stage for industry.