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Ep. 28- Black Educators Connect (feat. Tyshia Sheldon)

This week we had a conversation about the experience of teachers of color in majority white school, lack of communication between teachers and administrators, and the need for increased teacher training. Children deserve teachers that are going to help them capitalize on their gifts. This week we discuss ways to do that. — This episode…

Ep. 27- Escape in a Book (feat. Ola Ronke Akinmowo)

This episode is dedicated to the importance of reading. Founder, Evalaurene Jean-Charles, sat down with Ola Ronke Akinmowo founder of The Free Black Women’s Library had a conversation about reading to learn but also reading for pleasure. There is a book for everyone and we get into how to find that love for reading. We…

Ep. 26- Put students in the driver’s seat (feat. Rakim Jenkins)

Today’s conversation is between founder Black on Black Education, Evalaurene Jean-Charles, and Rakim Jenkins, 10th grade US History teacher. We spoke about the need for innovation within the public education system. We also spoke about the need to put students in the driver seat. Allowing them take ownership over their education, arming them with transferable…

Ep. 24- Covid-19 is changing the face of education (feat. Micia Mosley)

Today’s episode is a joint interview with found and co-founder Evalaurene Jean-Charles and Jamaal Thomas. We had a conversation with Micia Mosley founder of the Black Teachers Project about how Covid-19 disproportionately effects black/brown students. We also talked about how to improve education when students finally go back to school. — This episode is sponsored…

Ep. 20- Learning for Transformation (feat. Kian Brown)

This Weeks Episode is with Kian Brown of Everyday Black. We talk about traditional vs non-traditional education and the difference between simply learning for knowledge vs learning for transformation amongst other things. Enjoy the convo! — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/blackonblackeducation/support

Ep. 18- Education for Liberation Pt. 2 (feat. Sharif El-Mekki)

On this Episode Evalaurene & Jamaal interview Sharif El-Mekki of the Center for Black Educator Development. We discuss the importance of Black teachers in the classroom and just how important education is to the transformation of our communities. — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app…

Ep. 16- Brave Education (feat. Tim’m West)

This week Evalaurene Jean-Charles spoke with Tim’m West to discuss education advocacy, LGBTQ+ youth in schools, culturally responsive education, and social justice. The conversation was great and gave great insights into where we want to see our schools in the future. — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…

Ep. 11- Cannabis Culture (feat. Jaren Forbes)

This week Evalaurene Jean-Charles sat down with Jaren Forbes a worker in the growing medical cannabis industry. We had an incredible conversation about the history of cannabis, the implications of the war on drugs, and so much more. This conversation is a little different for us but I think your gonna like it. — This…