Day of Dialogue, Daytona Beach, Florida Education: This event proved to be an effective method to gather pertinent information related to improving the education experience of students, particularly black males, enrolled in Florida schools
Day of Dialogue, Tampa, Florida Law Enforcement: This event proved to be an effective method to gather pertinent information related to having favorable encounters with law enforcement
Teen Workshop, Tampa, Florida
"The Cypher: Kicking the Truth to Black Youth"
This event was designed to engage youth in discussion to facilitate their role in facilitating favorable encounters with law enforcement
Public Forum, Fort Myers, Florida
The dialogue goal was to engage community leaders, youth and surrounding districts in discussion to share best practices and develop recommendations to improve the outcome for black males. Also, to facilitate the youth role in facilitating favorable encounters with law enforcement
Team Workshop, Miami, Florida "Effective Youth Engagement: MAKiN iT Day"
This event engaged youth in activities that challenged their thinking in what is considered under-achievement and activities centered around the importance of MAKiN' good decisions about life choices, education, and career development.
*Surveys are distributed to gather information in hopes to prove the need for the development of programs that can be duplicate as a conduit for change throughout the state of Florida.Download the Summary Report (4/27/2016)
For information regarding the Florida Council on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys, please contact:
Florida Council on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys
107 West Gaines Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32301