Brothers Liberating Our Communities

Increasing the number of Black Male Educators

Yass Prize Awardee Badge 2023 Semifinalist

BLOC is a 2023 Yass Prize Semifinalists - the Pulitzer of Education innovation

The 2023 Yass Prize Semifinalists represent a microcosm of 21st century, personalized approaches that better educate students, pre-K and beyond.  The extraordinary breadth and depth of these competitors for the grand prize are carving pathways to success that defy convention.

BLOC 2022 Annual Report

The data and stories of those receiving support from BLOC align with the research literature and are a testament to BLOC’s successes over the 2021 programing year.

BLOC increases the representation of Black Males in Education Spaces.

Using recruitment, retention, and advancement, BLOC will help transform the educational landscape by increasing the number of effective black male educators.

Liberate the minds of men and ultimately you will liberate the bodies of men.

– Marcus Garvey