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Eagle Academy For Young Men Of Newark, New Jersey's Only All-Boys Public ... - Huffington Post

Eagle Academy For Young Men Of Newark, New Jersey's Only All-Boys Public ... - Huffington Post | Brown Boys Network | Scoop.it
Eagle Academy For Young Men Of Newark, New Jersey's Only All-Boys Public ...Huffington PostAccording to the National Association for Single Sex Public Education, only about a dozen schools separated boys and girls in 2002.
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These 3 Myths Are Hurting Young Black Men and Boys

These 3 Myths Are Hurting Young Black Men and Boys | Brown Boys Network | Scoop.it
As a result of these myths, we're putting an entire generation at a severe disadvantage and wasting the lives of millions of people who, with reasonable investment, could become vital contributors to our economy and society....
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My Brother's Keeper Embracing Latino Males 5 15 14, 10 31 AM

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Why are black boys filling up the... - The Black Home School | Facebook

Why are black boys filling up the special education classes? Dr. Juwanza Kunjufu... (Why are black boys filling up the special education classes? Dr. Juwanza Kunjufu...
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We do not have enough skilled master teachers who can manage classroom learning and behavior! #Boom

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Stop Holding Us Back - New York Times (blog)

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Stop Holding Us Back
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While early childhood is critical, the most treacherous time for young African-American and Latino men is from ages 11 to 21.

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While early childhood is critical, the most treacherous time for young African-American and Latino men is from ages 11 to 21.--Unbelievable!

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The 52 Percent: What Are The Motivations Behind Black Boys, Graduating High ... - News One

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The 52 Percent: What Are The Motivations Behind Black Boys, Graduating High ...

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I believe this happens when you have a critical core group who consistently affirms your being as an intellectual, leader, and integral member of society.  I also believe it is important to have our young males know their identity and purpose is uniquely tied to the growth and advancement of their community.

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Merlene Davis: Black Males Working program provides a model for success - Lexington Herald Leader

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Lexington Herald Leader Merlene Davis: Black Males Working program provides a model for success Lexington Herald Leader Founded in 2005 by longtime Fayette County public schools educator Roszalyn Akins, Black Males Working (BMW) is a private...
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Success Story!

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Celebrating Black Boys: My Love Project | Faye McCray

Celebrating Black Boys: My Love Project | Faye McCray | Brown Boys Network | Scoop.it
I established Celebrating Black Boys, a social media presence dedicated to the celebration of positive images of black boys. It started as a Facebook group. In October 2013, with the government shutdown looming into ...
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Love This too!!!!

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Mentorship conference provides hope for young Black males | Share ...

Mentorship conference provides hope for young Black males | Share ... | Brown Boys Network | Scoop.it
Having a mentor provides a young person with a real life experience as inspiration. That was critical for Mitchell Atkinson growing up in a challenging neighbourhood with distractions and negative influences.
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Great Program Model for Black and Brown Males...

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Study Touts Treating Black Males As Assets, Here’s What Else We Need

Study Touts Treating Black Males As Assets, Here’s What Else We Need | Brown Boys Network | Scoop.it
The “what’s wrong with Black males” chorus has been one long sung by the national media.
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We are more than facts and figures...

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Black Men at Princeton Share Their Experiences - Huffington Post

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Black Men at Princeton Share Their Experiences
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Better yet, how do individuals experience college differently? A few weeks ago I became interested in learning how women of color experience Ivy League institutions.
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Your story alone can move mountains.

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BlackMales HigherEdu (BMHEdu) on about.me

BlackMales HigherEdu (BMHEdu) on about.me | Brown Boys Network | Scoop.it
View BlackMales HigherEdu on about.me. About.me makes it easy for you to learn about BlackMales HigherEdu’s background and interests. (Be a part of our 2014 Black males college graduates Photo Collage.
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A quest to save young Black males

A quest to save young Black males | Brown Boys Network | Scoop.it
In today’s society, there are a myriad of issues facing Black men including Black-on-Black crime, high unemployment rates, drug use, lack of education, poor quality of life, and an unhealthy relationship with law enforcement.
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The Buzz: Black Boys DO Achieve! | The Inclusion Solution

The Buzz: Black Boys DO Achieve! | The Inclusion Solution | Brown Boys Network | Scoop.it
The Buzz: Black Boys DO Achieve! So my selection for the “buzz” topic may not have gotten all of the media fanfare that the Donald Sterling fiasco has gotten and it is not my usual theme of some event that negatively impacts ...
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Black Boys Rock!

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100 Black Men Hold Annual Summer Camp - The Charlottesville Newsplex

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100 Black Men Hold Annual Summer Camp
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The 100 Black Men of Central Virginia organization are hosting their annual summer camp for young boys in the community.
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Great opportunity for young males of color!

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Conversations | Question Bridge

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RT @tandoorichica: @sonsandbros @QuestionBridge's "Black Males" art project is a powerful testament to your work http://t.co/ivq1tmmfyn
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#Potent

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Latino Men's Health G+ Hangout

It's that time of the year: International Men's Health Week (June 9-15, 2014). Celebrated each year during the week prior to Father's Day, this week is a reminder of the importance for men...
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Nice!  Very informative!

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Keep boys from preschool expulsions: column - Stevenspointjournal

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Keep boys from preschool expulsions: column Stevenspointjournal But I didn't get very deep into the 61-page report released May 30 by the panel President Obama created in February to find solutions to the many problems that afflict black and...
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Preschool Expulsions?  Are we serious?

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Is The Deck Stacked Against Black Boys In America?

Is The Deck Stacked Against Black Boys In America? | Brown Boys Network | Scoop.it

Is the deck stacked against black boys in America? A White House report suggests the answer is still a resounding yes http://t.co/BTAF0qXC9v

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"And I want to that I use this platform, and every Cabinet member here wants to make sure that they use the tools that they've got, so that these young men, young boys, know somebody cares about them, somebody is thinking about them, and that they can succeed, and making America stronger as a consequence."--President Obama

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Why are black boys filling up the special education classes? Dr. Juwanza Kunjufu

Why are black boys filling up the special education classes? Dr. Juwanza Kunjufu | Brown Boys Network | Scoop.it
In this interview, Dr. Boyce Watkins speaks with Dr. Juwanza Kunjufu, a foremost authority on the education of black boys in America.  Dr... (Why are black boys filling up the special education classes?
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Imagine if We All Believed in Black Boys | The Black Home School

Imagine if We All Believed in Black Boys | The Black Home School | Brown Boys Network | Scoop.it
Imagine if We All Believed in Black Boys. download. By: Krystle Crossman. Writer Kenneth Braswell told a story of how he met with two different groups of people. He stated that he met with men who were homeless and men ...
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What Can Schools Do NOW to Improve the Success of Black Males ...

What Can Schools Do NOW to Improve the Success of Black Males ... | Brown Boys Network | Scoop.it
And yet, only 10% of approximately 350000 Black males who start high school each year earn a college degree in 10 years according to the UNCF Frederick Patterson Research Institute. We know what needs to be done to ...
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Powerful!

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“Black and Latino males are among the... - Homebound Leadership Institute | Facebook

“Black and Latino males are among the least understood college students. Most educators are aware that, overall, women are doing better than men...but... (“Black and Latino males are among the least understood college students.
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Great Initiative!

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Race, Disability and the School-to-Prison Pipeline - COLORLINES

Race, Disability and the School-to-Prison Pipeline - COLORLINES | Brown Boys Network | Scoop.it
A nascent program in Oakland schools is trying to disentangle the threads that many believe drag black boys out of classrooms and into jails.
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We must dismantle the Pipeline to Prison and Build the Perch to Greater Potential.

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How do we help boys close the academic gender gap? - PBS NewsHour

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How do we help boys close the academic gender gap?
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The academic gap takes a psychological toll on boys too.
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Expanding Opportunity for Black Boys & Young Men in Orlando, FL ...

Expanding Opportunity for Black Boys & Young Men in Orlando, FL ... | Brown Boys Network | Scoop.it
Over the past several months, PolicyLink, in partnership with the National League of Cities, has supported 11 cities to develop and implement strategies to promote black male achievement (BMA). As part of that work, last ...
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