Research Leadership Learning Podcast

Welcome to the Research Leadership Learning Podcast from Dowling College's Research Leadership Learning Center.

On this podcast we explore many fields of knowledge related to leadership in social agencies, bringing you conversations with teachers, principals, superintendents and others working in and around the Long Island region, including Dowling faculty and Dowling doctoral candidates. By sharing research and knowledge from the field, we hope to develop a profound human awareness among leaders of social agencies in Nassau and Suffolk Counties and beyond.

Black Male Achievement

click to download Posted Wednesday, June 16, 2010. Total length: 27:25

"These black males made it a point to become known as individuals."
Dr. James Brown

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Dr. Stephanie Tatum, Associate Professor of Educational Administration, Leadership and Technology, speaks with Dr. James Brown about his recently completed dissertation, A Case Study of High-Achieving Black Male Students and Their Perceptions of the Causes for the Black-White Test Score Gap in a Long Island Middle School.

They discuss the importance of motivation, engagement, parental support, and teacher relationships to black male achievement. They also cover ways school administrators can work towards creating schools that are conducive to high achievement.

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Music: Mozart's Oboe Quartet in F after K496 - Allegretto by American Baroque courtesy of Magnatune.

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