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Adolescence and Anti-Black Racism

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.

Source: https://developingadolescent.org/adolescence-and-anti-black-racism

Black Kids Don’t Need a “Messiah.” They Need More Black Male Teachers.

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 […]

Source: Black Kids Don’t Need a “Messiah.” They Need More Black Male Teachers.

Giving Tuesday

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.  #GivingTuesdayBertram L. Ashe Educational Foundation

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