Black. Male. Educator.

On a recent episode of the 8 Black Hands podcast the issue of black male erasure came up. We discussed how the positive fatherhood archetype isn't one assumed to be part of the black male identity. Ray Ankrum joins us to discuss the implications for this misperception for education.

Posted by Citizen Ed on Wednesday, June 10, 2020

On a recent episode of the “8 Black Hands” podcast the issue of Black male erasure came up. We discussed how the positive fatherhood archetype isn’t one assumed to be part of the Black male identity. Ray Ankrum joins us to discuss the implications for this misperception for education.

What are your experiences with Black male erasure? Watch, share, and let us know your ideas.

Chris Stewart is the Chief Executive Officer of Education Post, a media project of the Results in Education Foundation. He is a lifelong activist and 20-year supporter of nonprofit and education-related causes. Stewart has served as the director of outreach and external affairs for Education Post, the executive director of the African American Leadership Forum (AALF), and an elected member of the Minneapolis Public Schools Board of Education.

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