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What is LEAD Fairfax? An Overview by Nardos King

Nardos King, an education leader, works as the Principal of Mount Vernon High School. As the Principal, she has been praised for her ability to motivate students, establishing programs like 30/30 to assist struggling sophomores, and Men of Vision and … Continue reading

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Negative Perceptions and the Black Male Student Experience

Negative perceptions about historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) may draw gifted black male students away from such institutions, according to a report released earlier this year. The report, authored by Shaun Harper at the University of Pennsylvania, offered clues … Continue reading

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Nardos King on Book Clubs and Student Engagement

Nardos King serves as Principal for Mount Vernon High School in Alexandria Virginia, and has widely praised for her focus on engaging and motivating students. At the 2012 Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy at Virginia Tech, researchers discussed how book … Continue reading

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