A Strength of the Mind: Educating Our Black Boys
A Woodson / Franklin Talk
How do we raise black boys in a society that has targeted them at birth? Is black male achievement a myth or reality? Dr. Karsonya Whitehead of Loyola University discusses her latest book, Letters to My Black Sons: Raising Boys in Post-Racial America. Dr. Raymond Winbush, the Director of the Institute for Urban Research at Morgan State University, speaks about strategies for increasing black male achievement in our schools. He is author of The Warrior Method: A Program for Rearing Healthy Black Boys. In collaboration with the Association for the Study of African American Life and History, Inc. (ASALH) and its Baltimore branches.