Male Monday: Now accepting applications

  The Institute for Responsible Citizenship is now accepting applications for the *Youth Scholar Academy (YSA)* <;. This program enables talented black male college students who aspire to careers in teaching to operate a summer enrichment program for high school boys.  We encourage students interested in education to apply. YSA scholars spend two summers in… Read More Male Monday: Now accepting applications

Graduating Males

In a recent report by the Schott Foundation, my school district was seen as The Worst in the country in terms of Black male graduation rates.  While the powers spin wheels, defending themselves by claiming a 53% rather than 19% rate, I see either as a dreadful wake up call! One small thing I’m doing… Read More Graduating Males