ABOUT Ivory A. Toldson, Ph.D.
April 19, 2013
Show Me the Numbers: There are more African-American male educators than recent reports suggest.
Show Me the Numbers: More on the falsehood and how it's caused a missed opportunity to solve real issues.
Show Me the Numbers: A 13-year-old report using questionable data gave rise to an enduring myth.
Show Me the Numbers: As Newtown coverage conflates mental illness and violence, students may suffer.
Show Me the Numbers: Do black kids have problems in schools because so few teachers look like them?
In a piece for EmPower magazine, Dr. Ivory Toldson reflects on the effect his relationship with his own stepfather and with Tupac Shakur's had on his understanding of oppression and activism.