Tag Archives: black girls

School segregating black students during homeroom

28 Jan

School segregating black students during homeroom

Lancaster Pennsylvania has segregated black students not only by race but by gender during homeroom. The all-black homerooms are part of an experiment to determine if grouping students homogeneously  each day will help them socially and academically.

Read more: http://aareports.com/2011/01/school-segregating-black-stugents.html

New book for black children, ” I Can Be”

7 Nov

Just so you know you do not need a Kindle to read this book. There are Kindle apps for iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, PC, Mac, Blackberry, and Android-based devices. Links to these apps are at the bottom of the page.

Hi everyone my name is George Cook.  I am proud to announce my new children’s book for the Kindle “I Can Be “.   This short children’s book has your child join in with Jordan as he decides which modern day history making African American to write about for his history class.

The book not only mentions what people like Mark Dean and Mae Jemison have done but it also has links to websites throughout and at the end of the book for more information about some of the fields mentioned.

A great read and learning experience for your youngster. the book is $2.00

Get the apps for your device and learn more about the book, and buy it here: http://aareports.com/2010/09/i-can-be-my-new-kindle-book-for-black.html

 If youy already own an Amazon Kindle you can go straight to the page on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00427ZKES

Nappy, a book for black girls

21 Feb

Hi my name is George Cook. I am happy to announce the release of my second children’s book for the Kindle, NAPPY. NAPPY is just 99 cents. There is more great news! You know longer need a Kindle to read Kindle Books. You can now read them on your computer, BlackBerry, iPhone, or iPod with a free download from Amazon.

NAPPY is a short picture book letting young black girls know how beautiful both they and their hair is.

Review of Nappy.

Karen of  The Peace & Beauty Project  http://www.sakile.org/ ( a peaceful and beautiful revolution that encourages girls to honor their natural beauty and make health conscious choices while doing so. )

….the message is needed whether simply put or complex. Our girls are at critical mass and these messages, particularly from men, are potent and powerful. Please continue with this work. Blessings.

Buy Nappy fot just 99 cents here: http://www.amazon.com/Nappy-ebook/dp/B0038HEYEU

Learn more about Nappy and discuss your thoughts on how you wear your hair here:  http://www.letstalkhonestly.com/Nappy.html