What We Do

BMEA is dedicated to liberating students, teachers, school leaders, and school systems/policies to transform the landscape of education for Black and Brown communities across the country.

Educator Wellness Fellowships

BMEA School Partnerships

Systems & Policy Change

Black Minds Leadership Program

Transforming Education

BMEA works with educators and schools in Michigan, Illinois,
New York, Ohio, and China

Students impacted by BMEA’s programming


BMEA fellows that have been retained in the profession


Latest News

BMEA 2023 Leadership Retreat Recap

BMEA 2023 Leadership Retreat Recap

The BMEA Leadership Team just wrapped up its 2023 Team Retreat! Over the past three days, we engaged in deep reflection and planning for the work ahead. Coming together in an intimate environment...

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The BMEA Podcast:
Lifting Our Voices

The BMEA Podcast, Lifting Our Voices engages Black male educators and culturally responsive teaching professionals in conversations related to education policy, school reform, pedagogy, current events, and issues affecting our community. Enjoy these stimulating and enlightening conversations bi-weekly at 7:00 pm, on Thursdays via the following platforms

Latest Episodes

S4E8 – Voice of the Youth

S4E8 – Voice of the Youth

We are back with a new episode of The BMEA Podcast: Lifting Our Voices! Recently on the show, we have been discussing the mindset of our youth when they leave the K12 school system. As we know, once...

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