America harms children every day, and this is not just a contemporary issue. In the current moment, people all over
We call them DREAMERS. These DREAMERS, or DACA-mented individuals, are young people who were protected under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.
The critical mentoring concept stresses the importance of context in the mentoring approach. And our current context includes an apparent and purposeful attack on the progress people of color have made. Here three things mentors can do to support youth in the wake of Charlottesville:
JAY Z sounds like Black elders all over America who have endured decades of racialized experiences and now opt to bare their battle scars for the youth who have not yet had time to make the same mistakes.
Coming of age in a society that often has limited options for young people is already quite complex, but coming
Not too long ago, my colleagues and I created a mentoring program, called GirlPOWER!, for African American and Latina early
We need critical mentors in schools, we need critical mentors in communities, we need critical mentors in churches, we need
”I have been assured by a very knowing American of my acquaintance in London, that a young healthy child well
Outside of mentoring programs providing basic training to each of their volunteers, how can we be sure that mentors outside