We cannot overemphasize the importance of education in the lives of African American males. To reach a level of personal strength and self-awareness that allows him to maintain meaningful relationships with a woman and/or his children, brothers need to have a sense of themselves in the world at large. ‘Hoods. Street corners. Apartment complexes. Education expands horizons and enables greater self-exploration.
As mothers, did you know that you have a great impact on your son’s learning experiences? Read the research paper on the role of single mothers on male academic achievement – let me know if you agree or not.