Origin of the Words: Conspiracy of Care

A foundational concept of COSEBOC built on the words of one of our forbears. If you are a regular follower of the Coalition of Schools Educating Boys of Color (COSEBOC) you surely have heard me use the following phrases: the conspiracy of care and the affirmative social, emotional, cultural, and academic development of boys and young men of color. These…
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The Culturally Proficient Administrator

What qualities and beliefs form a strong, culturally proficient leader? This is a description of the culturally proficient behavior of someone who works using the five essential elements of cultural proficiency. As you read it, think about how you would describe the specific culturally proficient behaviors of someone in your profession. Assesses culture. The culturally proficient administrator is aware of…
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Book of Life

What can the future hold for boys and young men of color if their promise is fulfilled? You will recognize our brothers by the way they act and move throughout the world There will be a strange force about them, There will be unspoken answers in them, This will be obvious not only to you but to many The confidence…
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