Bmestalk youth summit


What is BMEsTalk SUMMIT?

BMEsTalk SUMMIT is a safe, curated space for Black male students (high school and college) and BMEs to engage in thought-provoking dialogue and interactive learning experiences centered on: 

  • Strategizing on how best to tap into their creativity, honor their resilience, and inspire themselves and one another to reach their fullest potential.
  • Establishing professional network of Black Males in education
  • Exploring career options within the education industry


  • P-16 Black male students have few chances to meet and interact with Black Male Educators 
  • P-16 Black male students are not exposed to the wide range of careers within the education industry
  • Black males of all ages have few opportunities to gather in affinity to collectively to share, learn, laugh and lead with one another 

What happens at a BMEsTalk SUMMIT

BMEsTalk SUMMIT will be a dynamic and interactive learning experience design for and by Black males.  

Sample Agenda: 

  • Welcome and Lunch
  • Community challenge activity 
  • Interactive small group conversations 
  • Structured College and Career Expo

Who is invited to attend?

Black male students - high school and teacher preparation program students 

Black Male Educators - representatives from across the entire education industry

Who will facilitate BMEsTalk SUMMIT?

MR AYODELE HARRISON, Director of BMEsTalk will be the Lead Facilitator, alongside a team of BMEs from across the BMEsTalk network.

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