We Need More Black Male Teachers Like Me

Co-Founder Mario Jovan Shaw was featured in the Charlotte Observer on the issue to promote more teacher diversity in Charlotte, NC. In this editorial, Mario suggested “As a seventh-grade teacher, I look forward to discussing the occasion with my students. As an African American man – part of just the...

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WBTV Charlotte Recognition

Profound Gentlemen founders were interviewed by Dedrick Russell around methods to increase teacher diversity in Charlotte, NC.  Currently, Charlotte has 5% male educators of color. Find out how we plan to increase the percentage of male educators of color...

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Year End Success (15-16)

After one year of providing professional development and other support to African-American male teachers, the founders of the group Profound Gentlemen believe their work is paying off. Learn about our year-end...

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