UPCOMING EVENTS

Put your mask on first
May 7th, 7:00 pm est

Join BMEA in learning strategies and techniques from Dr. Karlin Tichenor on how educators can find personal balance as a way to better serve your students and families during the current times.

Last year we brought you, “You Good? A Black Male MENtal Health & Wellness Forum”. This year we’re including EVERYONE – men and women educators for, “Put Your Mask On First” – a Session on How to Support your Students During this Pandemic. Register today and begin your journey to finding personal balance and success in your classroom.

Join BMEA in learning strategies and techniques from Dr. Karlin Tichenor on how educators can find personal balance as a way to better serve your students and families during the current times.

Last year we brought you, “You Good? A Black Male MENtal Health & Wellness Forum”. This year we’re including EVERYONE – men and women educators for, “Put Your Mask On First” – a Session on How to Support your Students During this Pandemic. Register today and begin your journey to finding personal balance and success in your classroom.

Introducing: The Village

The Village was created  to establish a space to create and strengthen the sense of community amongst male educators of color across the nation.

The Village seeks to provide training, support and development that is relevant and nuanced to the identities we possess.

Register below for our first virtual town hall event being held on Wednesday May 6th at 7pm.

In this episode of The BMEA Podcast, Chris and Mike are join by two special guests: Sterling from Philadelphia and Jason from New York City. Jason and Sterling share the impact work their respective organizations are doing in their cities and discuss the upcoming collaboration for The Village!

Previous Events

“You Good?”
A Black Male MENtal HEALth & Wellness Forum

BMEA of Michigan is hosting its 2nd annual Black Male Mental health and Wellness forum, aimed at providing black male educators the resources and knowledge to manage their mental health in such a demanding profession. Our Keynote Speaker will be Dr. Karlin Tichenor.

Light breakfast will be provided.

Changing The Narrative:
The Inaugural Midwest Black Male Summit

 

RETAINING BLACK MEN IN EDUCATION: SETTING A PLAN OF ACTION

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.