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Tuesday, May 3, 2016


Students’ Build Your Brand and Reputation and Protect It.

May 1, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” William Butler Yeats Student’s Build Your Brand and Reputation and Protect It The story of Laremy Tunsil is a strong lesson to middle and high school youth that their Social Media content can influence their future. The mistakes of the past can... [Read more...]

African Americans, Know Thyself.

April 29, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Many of us point to the accomplishments and contributions of ancient African science and philosophy as proving the worth of African peoples and as reasons for us to be treated equally. Others of us see these things as the rationale for us to take pride in our African heritage, and as a spur for us to go out and develop our own... [Read more...]

What Do You Do Before High School Graduation?

April 21, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) These suggestions are to help parents, grandparents and guardians as graduation for their children gets closer. Graduation, a great accomplishment and the end to an educational journey from Day Care to High School. Before this momentous occasion parents need to make sure all the i’s are dotted and t’s crossed to make a smooth... [Read more...]

What African Americans Can Do to Achieve their College Goals.

April 18, 2016 by  
Filed under Education, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) A recent report shows that African Americans face yet another systematic disadvantage when it comes to the job market. This report, written up by the Young Invincible advocacy group suggests that in order for African American millennial men to have the same job prospects of the white Americans, they need 2 or more levels of education.... [Read more...]

Supporting Men Teachers and Their Contributions to Education.

April 18, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “Where are the male teachers? And, more broadly, how can men participate in both traditional and nontraditional educator roles in the communities that need them most. Imagine walking into a school that has an equal number of men and women educating and leading our next generation. Think of the difference male teachers and role... [Read more...]

Getting Rid Of Those 6 Major Studying Woes.

April 18, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) This blog’s all about being broke and fabulous and what’s more broke than a student? Few things. But we all know that as a student you’re going to have to tackle budgeting and little money more than ever before. What about the other issues you’re going to come up against? What about the psychological and personal troubles... [Read more...]

“Eight” Reasons Why Black Parents Are Homeschooling Their Kids.

April 17, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) There are currently more than 220,000 black kids that are being homeschooled by their parents in America. Suburban parents homeschool their kids for mostly religious reasons, but here are 8 reasons why black parents are homeschooling their kids. 1. The Criminalization Of Black People, Manly Black Boys – 70% of students... [Read more...]

Bumps and bruises for education in New Orleans.

April 16, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Two headlines coming out of New Orleans should disturb that city’s education guardians. The first headline, “Flagrant special ed violations, cover-up alleged at New Orleans charter Lagniappe,” involves a charter school that will be closing because evidence of cheating and fraud have surfaced. The second headline, “Orleans... [Read more...]

Black Study, Black Struggle.

March 27, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In the March 7th 2016 edition of the Boston Review in the article, “Black Study, Black Struggle” Robin Kelley initiated a discussion of the state and future course of Black Studies. Here are excerpts from the piece and responses to it. “In the fall of 2015, college campuses were engulfed by fires ignited in the streets... [Read more...]

Young Minds Building Success Charities, Inc. & The Stetson Kennedy Foundation.

March 26, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Present Stetson Kennedy Legacy: “Introducing the Black Superheroes” Performance at Conjure Con Comic Book Conference in Orlando, Florida. The Black Superheroes *Roy Sold His Car to God *Uncle Monday *Big Mama was a Superhero Too *Nine Second Man *John The Conqueror *Princess Kitaka *Turpentine Sam *Abada the Warrior *Mama... [Read more...]

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