David Roberts aka D¬Black and host of Rock The Schools, Chris Stewart discuss education reform and how we must mentor Black students to control their narrative. David Roberts aka D-Black performs “I Apologize” live on Rock The Schools today. His spoken word piece,“I Apologize” went viral with hundreds of thousands of hits on social media. The character that D-Black portrays in “I Apologize” turns the blame on the community as the source for mediocre behavior. D-Black talks about a renewed sense of pride, forgiveness and respect for self and removing every roadblock that stands in the way of success. The conversation is directed to “rappers” who are a powerful influence on young people. The lesson here is to teach students to take control of their actions to get a better result. Chris gets into a deep conversation with David Roberts about what he should be doing to help him further this critical message.
June 27, 2016