Motivating Black Males to Achieve in School & in Life
One of the most vexing problems confronting educators today is the chronic achievement gap between black male students and their peers. In this inspiring and thought-provoking book, veteran educator Baruti K. Kafele offers a blueprint for lifting black males up and ensuring their success in the classroom and beyond.
Motivating Black Males to Achieve in School and in Life offers proven strategies for getting black male students in middle school and high school to value learning, improve their grades, and maintain high standards for themselves. The author shows how simple but powerful measures to instill self-worth in young black males can not only raise these students' achievement, but also profoundly alter their lives for the better. This book will help you to help students
Whether your school is urban or rural, all-black or mixed, you'll find this book to be an insightful resource that addresses the root causes of low achievement among young black males and offers a clear path to overcoming them.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - davidloertscher - LibraryThing
It is refreshing to read an educational book about African American teen boys by someone who has been there, done that. As principal of Newark Tech High School in Newark NJ, Kafele devotes his like to ... Read full review
Chapter 1Learning About Black Male Students to Meet Their Classroom Needs
Chapter 2Learning About Yourself to MeetYour Black Male Students Needs
Chapter 3Three Crises
Chapter 4Who Am I?
Chapter 5Developing a Young Mens Empowerment Program