Black Boys, Preschool Education and Bias

Across the country… children will be back in the classroom in just a few days or weeks.  In addition to reading, writing and arithmetic, parents of young Black boys also need to be aware of how their children are being treated. Some black boys are being identified as trouble in class as early as preschool.  Why is this happening and what can parents and educators do about it?

Dr. Kathrine Norris, Chair, Dept. of Curriculum and Instruction, Howard University School of Education

Dr. Ivory Toldson, Author, Educator, Professor of Counseling Psychology, Howard University