Wei LAB Director and Chief Research Scientist Dr. Jerlando F. L. Jackson spoke during the final session of the public Black Minds Matter online course. Throughout the eight-part webinar series, Black Minds Matter covered the experiences and realities of Black males in education, connecting the Black Lives Matter movement and the ways that Black minds are engaged in the classroom.
Dr. Jackson was joined by Dr. Ivory Toldson from Howard University, Vanessa McCullers from Moms of Black Boys United, and Dr. Robert Simmons III from Campaign for Black Male Achievement. To learn more about the course, click here. You can also connect with Dr. J. Luke Wood, creator of the course, on Facebook here.