ERIC Number: EJ451451
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Empowering African Americans to Achieve Academic Success.
Gary, Lawrence E.; Booker, Christopher B.
NASSP Bulletin, v76 n546 p50-55 Oct 1992
This article reviews pertinent factors, such as the need to encourage a positive home environment, transform peer group influences, establish goals early in life, foster racial pride and awareness, use African-American culture to foster achievement, encourage a sense of self-control, initiate and expand mentor programs, and cultivate academic motivation and stamina. (four references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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