In Philadelphia, Bowling will join 300 other educators for the first national conferenceof the Fellowship: Black Male Educators for Social Justice, a local group established to double the number of black men teaching in Philadelphia by 2025.
"If we truly want to move the needle on the recruiting and retaining black male teachers, we have to look to and engage Minority Serving Institutions. If we don’t, perhaps we don’t really want to solve the problem.
Black teachers bring unique skills to their work that often go far beyond their roles as content experts and instructors.
City Year Philadelphia is seeking an Impact Director, who is responsible for achievement of impact outcomes via the management of daily programmatic operations.