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Video Games Help Engage Black Boys in STEAM

In preparation for the GA Milestone test, I used the popular video game, Fortnite, with my Black male students to engage them in argumentative writing. Video Games Helped Engage My Black Male Students! I learned that many of the Black boys spent most of their time after school hours playing video games. So I took the opportunity to engage them…

Black Boys Are Moving Full steAm Ahead!

School is out and as summer is approaching, I’m empowering Black parents to expose their sons to as many STEAM based camps that will help continue learning while school is out. There are great summer opportunities that can expose Black boys to the arts, technology, media, engineering, design, etc, in a different way. Summer camps, like after school programs, are…

Black Male Teachers Are Creating Success Stories Everyday

A Newton County, Georgia teacher believes that character education is what’s needed to motivate students. The reigning “King of the County” Robotics Champion, Dr. Raymont Burke, shares his thoughts on character education. Dr. Burke doesn’t take teaching lightly. His motto is, “every day we have the opportunity to create success stories.” He believes character education is how we will see…