Research, data, and insights on Black Male Achievement

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Calendar of Events

Here’s a snapshot of the latest Black Males and Boys & Men of Color-related gatherings that will take place over the course of 2014, compiled by our friends at Frontline Solutions. Upcoming events include:

Repairing the Breach Conference
April 18-19, 2014 at Harvard Graduate School of Education, Boston, MA

Town Hall Meeting: Physical and Mental Health and Well Being
April 25-26, 2014 at Jackson State University, Jackson, MS
White House Initiatives for Excellence in Education for African Americans and Hispanics (with the Coalition of Schools Educating Boys of Color)

See the full list.

Under Construction video: La Plazita

Under Construction

See this profile of La Plazita Institute, second in a series profiling organizations serving males of color

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Promising Opportunities

See findings from early implementation of NYC’s Expanded Success Initiative for black and Latino male students

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Men of Color in CA Community Colleges

Read recommendations to enhance the success of male college students of color

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Making a Collective Impact

Read Maisha Simmons’ post about RWJF’s Forward Promise Community Partnership grants

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Taking on Structural Racism

Read this Nonprofit Quarterly piece on how the Kellogg Foundation is taking on structural racism