Black Men Teaching in Urban Schools

Black Men Teaching in Urban Schools : Reassessing Black Masculinity

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This volume follows eleven Black male teachers from an urban, predominantly Black school district to reveal a complex set of identity politics and power dynamics that complicate these teachers' relationships with students and fellow educators. It provides new and important insights into what it means to be a Black male teacher and suggests strategies for school districts, teacher preparation programs, researchers and other stakeholders to rethink why and how we recruit and train Black male teachers for urban K-12 more

Product details

  • Hardback | 240 pages
  • 152 x 229mm
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 3 Tables, black and white
  • 1138903299
  • 9781138903296

About Edward Brockenbrough

Edward Brockenbrough is Associate Professor in Teaching, Learning, and Leadership at the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education, Philadelphia, PA, more

Table of contents

1. Introduction: "Act Tougher" 2. Critical Black Masculinity Studies and Black Male Teachers 3. Callings and Connections: Appreciating Dominant Discourses on Black Male Teachers 4. Black Like Me?: The Internal Fissures of Black Identity 5. Great Expectations: Black Male Teachers as Disciplinarians and Father Figures 6. Patriarchy Meets Women's Work: Encountering Female Power in the Workplace 7. The Voices (and Silences) of Black Queer Male Teachers 8. Conclusionshow more