The Intersection of Anti-Black Racism and Adolescent Development, the first Council Report from the National Scientific Council on Adolescence (NSCA), summarizes research on how racism and related inequities impact key developmental milestones of adolescence and offers recommendations to support Black youth within key social contexts of the middle and high school years.
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I recently saw a tweet that cautioned Black folks to divest from the “Black Male Educator as the Messiah” myth in education and it got me thinking; is there a messiah myth about Black male educators in education circles? The answer depends on who you ask. I can say from personal experience that my Black-maleness was welcomed in schools […]
Research shows having a diverse teacher workforce helps all kids. But what does Knox County Schools need to do actually have more diverse teachers?
“Representation matters… Simply put, very few males have actually been taught by someone that looks like them.”
GivingTuesday Dec. 1, 2020 is a global generosity movement unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and the world. Those who give to the Bertram L. Ashe Educational Foundation are supporting programs that support, inspire and promote black teachers and education. #GivingTuesday