Kalimah Priforce wonders: where are the startups of color?
“Apparently, life doesn’t wait until we are ready.”
Education technology is marginalizing less-privileged, minority children, Kalmah Priforce writes.
"Kalimah Priforce is a madman on a mission to transform children's lives as co-founder at Qeyno Labs---which works with local schools and partners to make "career day" an everyday experience for the millions of students that cannot afford private college and career guidance. He is also an educator-in-residence for the Oakland-based "Hidden Genius Project", a program that trains black male youth in entrepreneurial thinking, software development, and user experience design. He can be reached at @priforce on twitter."
When Kalimah Priforce was eight years old and in foster care, he got more books the only way he could. He went on a hunger strike.
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The oaks are the undisputed giants of this ecology.
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Confessions of a work-averse workaholic.
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