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The Money Behind My Brother’s Keeper: What’s Known So Far

Posted in Boys Issues

By Chronicles of Social Change 3/17/2014

"President Obama hinted at White House initiative focused on assisting young men of color in his State of the Union, and officially introduced it as “My Brother’s Keeper” in late February. This initiative is a partnership between government, private business and the philanthropic community."

Read the entire article: https://chronicleofsocialchange.org/news/the-money-behind-my-brothers-keeper-whats-known-so-far/5676

For men of color, high academic motivation does not bring academic success

Posted in Education

By Psys Org 3/17/2014

"Despite higher levels of engagement in the community college experience—from rarely skipping classes to accessing tutoring services more frequently—male students of color have lower academic outcomes than White male students who are significantly less engaged, according to a recent University of Texas at Austin report."

Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2014-03-men-high-academic-success.html#jCp