Schools that fail Black boys are not extraordinary. When schools fail Black boys, it’s because they are doing school the way that school has always been done, in a system that was not built for their success.
White women make up 65% of the teaching force in America. If we succeed in shifting outcomes for Black boys, it will be because White women responded to the call to change the way we do school. The Guide for White Women Who Teach Black Boys is an extraordinary resource that brings together research, activities, personal stories, and links to video interviews to help teachers rise to the challenge.
Dr. Eddie Moore, Jr. is the founder and program director for the White Privilege Conference (WPC). Under his direction and inclusive relationship model, the WPC has become one of the top national and international conferences for participants who want to move beyond dialogue and into action around issues of diversity, power, privilege, and leadership.