The deadline for abstracts for the CREN edited collection on new directions in anti-racist scholarship and activism is 01 Feb 2017. As our original call noted, the focus of the book will be on how we as anti-racist might respond to the events of 2016, namely, Brexit and the election of Trump. Following discussions between the […] via Update: CREN book on anti-racist scholarship and activism … Continue reading

Review of Learning Teaching from Experience — Viv Ellis

Meg Maguire has authored a review of Janet Orchard and my edited collection Learning Teaching from Experience: Multiple Perspectives and International Contexts that has been published in the Journal of Education for Teaching (JET). It is available to download if you click here. The book is now available in paperback (for example, via Waterstone’s) and […] via Review of Learning Teaching from Experience — Viv Ellis Continue reading Review of Learning Teaching from Experience — Viv Ellis

On #GivingTuesday Give to Youth

Giving is a tradition in my family. I was raised to extend the hand of friendship and service to others. My family wasn’t wealthy, we didn’t always have in abundance, but we had enough and we learned that there were others who did not. My service and giving were never rooted in pity or in deficit, it was always rooted in a sense of appreciation, a … Continue reading On #GivingTuesday Give to Youth

The urgency of intersectionality: Kimberlé Crenshaw speaks at TED2016 — TED Blog

“When there’s no name for a problem, you can’t solve it,” says Kimberlé Crenshaw. She spoke at TEDWomen 2016 on October 27 in San Francisco. (Photo: Marla Aufmuth / TED) Michelle Cusseaux. Aura Russer. Tanisha Anderson. Mya Hall. Natasha McKenna. These are the names of but a few African-American women who were victims of police… via The urgency of intersectionality: Kimberlé Crenshaw speaks at TED2016 — … Continue reading The urgency of intersectionality: Kimberlé Crenshaw speaks at TED2016 — TED Blog

My Book is Coming!

I’m excited to be able to share the release of my forthcoming book, Critical Mentoring: A Practical Guide. It will be released with Stylus Publishing in January and is now available for pre-order on Amazon (http://buff.ly/2eJyzdO)! Dr. Bernadette Sanchez of DePaul University, a phenomenal mentoring researcher, was gracious enough to write the foreword. Truly a labor of love, it is a distillation of the lessons young people in YMAN have … Continue reading My Book is Coming!

MENTOR Releases Guide to Mentoring Boys and Young Men of Color

It was an honor to work with noted researchers on this guide! Please check it out! Source: MENTOR Releases Guide to Mentoring Boys and Young Men of Color Also, see the webinar that brings together a panel of experts to discuss best practices for mentoring boys and young men of Color. Continue reading MENTOR Releases Guide to Mentoring Boys and Young Men of Color