Event Title

P18 Black Male Summit

Event Website

http://www.uakron.edu/ie/bms2015/

Type of Presentation

Poster presentation

Audience Type

High school students, High school teachers or counselors, College students, College teachers or advisors, High school parents, College parents, Other

Description

GRAB “A Hands-On Approach to Student Engagement and Academic Performance for African American Males”

Can a handful of words change the trajectory of a persons’ life? Can this acronym G.R.A.B. lead to enhanced college and career readiness in addition enhance their quality of life?

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GRAB “A Hands-On Approach to Student Engagement and Academic Performance for African American Males”.

Can a handful of words change the trajectory of a persons’ life? Can this acronym G.R.A.B. lead to enhanced college and career readiness in addition to their quality of life?

GRAB (Grades, Relationships, Attitudes and Behaviors) is an acronym used to target four essential components that support student engagement and academic performance for successful overall student performance. In this session participants will discuss the impact of schools/districts, families and the community as it relates to African American males. Participants also will discuss how a handful of words can be used to engage minority students and change the course, trajectory and outcomes of academic and personal success.

 

P18 Black Male Summit

GRAB “A Hands-On Approach to Student Engagement and Academic Performance for African American Males”

Can a handful of words change the trajectory of a persons’ life? Can this acronym G.R.A.B. lead to enhanced college and career readiness in addition enhance their quality of life?

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