Teach for Armenia: Emerging Europe’s Young Empowerment Initiative of the Year

by Shakhil Shah - Emerging Europe
With education of the utmost importance, and teachers responsible for developing the minds and the emotional maturity of future generations, it is no surprise that Teach for Armenia (TFA), whose slogan is ‘Shaping Armenia’s future one classroom at a time’ won Emerging Europe’s 2018 award for Young Empowerment Initiative.

Why more men should work in childcare in Australia

by Rachel Ziv - RiotAct!
As a society, we've come a long way in the past few decades. More men and women have begun challenging traditional gender roles to pursue careers they enjoy, rather than work that has been viewed as only "for men" or "for women".

How Many Black Male Teachers Did You Have Growing Up?

by Kandia Johnson - Black Enterprise
Vincent Cobb II and Rashiid Coleman are the founders behind The Black Male Educators Convening, an organization on a mission to triple the number of highly-effective black male teachers in Philadelphia public schools to 1,000 by 2025.

MenTeach E-News - July 2018

MenTeach E-News
July – August 2018

1) Scholarships for Minority Males in California
2) Summer Bridge Program Cultivates Future Male Minority Elementary School Teachers
3) Pre-to-3: Young black men explore a pathway to early-childhood education
4) I’m one of the few male nursery teachers. There should be more of us
5) Possible key to black boys' academic success: Hire black men as elementary school teacher
6) New program in Illionis to create a pipeline of black and Latino male teachers

Dallas math teacher more than just a teacher: 'He's kind of like a father figure to me'

by Demond Fernandez - WFAA
It's National Teacher Appreciation Week, and many people are honoring those educators who have made a positive, significant, impact in their lives.

Students and staff at Clara Oliver Elementary School in Dallas are giving a special salute to math teacher Joseph Francis.

“He’s so intelligent,” said fourth grader Shanterria Woods.

Mr. Francis has become very popular with his students. They call Francis a man with a knack for making math fun.

"He explains things to me how I understand them,” said fourth-grader Tory Robertson.
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