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The Trouble With Black Boys
Language: un
Pages: 368
Authors: Pedro A. Noguera
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-03 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

For many years to come, race will continue to be a source of controversy and conflict in American society. For many of us it will continue to shape where we live, pray, go to school, and socialize. We cannot simply wish away the existence of race or racism, but we
The Brilliance of Black Boys
Language: en
Pages: 142
Authors: Brian L. Wright
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: Teachers College Press

This much-needed book will help schools and, by extension, society to better understand and identify the promise, potential, and possibilities of Black boys. Drawing from their wealth of experience in early childhood education, the authors present an asset- and strengths-based view of educating Black boys. This positive approach enables practitioners
The Psychology of Black Boys and Adolescents [2 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 615
Authors: Kirkland C. Vaughans, Warren Spielberg
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-30 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Drawing on personal insights and research-based knowledge, this important work facilitates understanding of the psychological struggles of young African American males and offers ameliorative strategies. • The work of 30 distinguished contributors, from Marion Wright Edelman to Ellis Cose • Perspectives and solutions from disciplines as wide-ranging as clinical psychology,
Teacher Training and the Education of Black Children
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Uvanney Maylor
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-10 - Publisher: Routledge

This book is designed to challenge dominant educational discourses on the underachievement of Black children and to engender new understandings in initial teacher education (ITE) about Black children's education and achievement. Based in empirical case study work and theoretical insights drawn from Bourdieu, hooks, Freire, and Giroux, Maylor calls for
Streetsmart Schoolsmart
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Gilberto Q. Conchas, James Diego Vigil
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-17 - Publisher: Teachers College Press

“If the cogent messages of this searing and compelling book are heeded and implemented by educational researchers, policymakers, and practitioners, our nation will be greatly enriched by the abundant gifts of young men of color.” —James A. Banks, Kerry and Linda Killinger Professor in Diversity Studies and Director of the