Changing The Narrative:
The Inaugural Midwest Black Male Summit

Calling all educators in the Midwest Region! Join Black Male Educators Alliance of Michigan, in partnership with Triumph Church, for “Changing the Narrative: The Inaugural Midwest Black Male Summit” – September 22nd and 23rd, in Detroit, MI.

For our out of town attendees, we have blocked rooms at the following hotels: Please use the code “BMEA” when booking your stay.

The Westin Book Cadillac Detroit: $200 per room per night (excluding taxes) – [Hotel closest to conference venue]
Address: 1114 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI 48226
Phone: (313) 442-1600


The Westin Detroit Metropolitan Airport: $175 per room per night (excluding taxes) 
Address: Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, 2501 Worldgateway Pl, Romulus, MI 48242
Phone: (734) 942-6500

Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center
Renaissance Center, 400 Renaissance Dr W, Detroit, MI 48226
(313) 568-8000

Previous Events


Changing The Narrative: Lifting Our Voices in Education

We held our second workshop on February 3, 2018. At this event, members of the community came together to share their voices and detail the issues that they felt our collective work should tackle together.

The State of Black Men in Education: Changing The Narrative

Over 100 Educators, policy makers and students attended BMEA’s inaugural workshop, The State of Black Men in Education: Changing the Narrative. Your engagement and participation in breakout sessions and the panel discussion was a tremendous stride in helping to challenge the thinking around Black men’s role and impact in education.