Mentoring Young Men of Color: Meeting the Needs of African American and Latino Students / Edition 1

Mentoring Young Men of Color: Meeting the Needs of African American and Latino Students / Edition 1

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by Horace R. Hall
     
 

ISBN-10: 1578864305

ISBN-13: 9781578864300

Pub. Date: 06/22/2006

Publisher: R&L Education

Mentoring Young Men of Color: Meeting the Needs of African American and Latino Students examines the subject of youth mentoring through a cultural lens. The work not only investigates the value of school-based mentoring in the lives of these youngsters, but also offers alternative and constructive ways in which our society can experience and embrace this social

Overview

Mentoring Young Men of Color: Meeting the Needs of African American and Latino Students examines the subject of youth mentoring through a cultural lens. The work not only investigates the value of school-based mentoring in the lives of these youngsters, but also offers alternative and constructive ways in which our society can experience and embrace this social group. Positioning mentoring as a cultural practice, this book informs schools and communities of their ethical role and responsibility in fighting the public assault on America's youth by helping young males of color develop a deeper sense of self-awareness and the power they possess.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781578864300
Publisher:
R&L Education
Publication date:
06/22/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
146
Sales rank:
626,830
Product dimensions:
6.62(w) x 8.56(h) x 0.47(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1 Preface Part 2 Acknowledgments Part 3 Prologue: Endangered? Chapter 4 Chapter 1- Youth Mentoring: A View Through Multiple Lenses Chapter 5 Chapter 2- Embracing Young Males of Color in the School Domain Chapter 6 Chapter 3- Constructing a Space for Boys Chapter 7 Chapter 4- Extending beyond a Space for Boys Chapter 8 Chapter 5- A REAL History Lesson Part 1: Origins of a SBM Program Chapter 9 Chapter 6- A REAL History Lesson Part 2: A Quest for Realness Chapter 10 Chapter 7- REAL Profiles: Mentors and Mentees

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Mentoring Young Men of Color: Meeting the Needs of African American and Latino Students 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
What a refreshng take on mentoring and teaching Black & Latino boys. I recommend it for parents & principals too!
Guest More than 1 year ago
Finally a book that helps youth mentors, even teachers, develop a new way 'using basic human and heartfelt classroom methods' of connectinng with Black & Hispanic males. I really enjoyed the personal stories of the young people at the end. This is a must read and a must have resource.