There soon could be a new social studies option for students in D.C. public and charter schools. Ward 5 Council member Kenyan McDuffie introduced a bill last week to implement an African-American and cultural studies course in all high schools by fall 2022. The course would be counted as part of the promotion requirements toward graduation. “It’s important, I think,...
A D.C. Council member is pushing a plan to introduce African-American and cultural studies curriculum in all high schools. News4’s Juliana Valencia shows us how a similar program is already teaching and inspiring students.