Profound Gentlemen delivers programming to male educators of color. A core part of the program is focused on retention through personal, professional, and leadership development. Data shows that students, particularly African-American male students, benefit socially, emotionally, and academically from having male educators of color. The program showcases strong early indicators around both retention and leadership development for those who have participated.
These bright spots were identified in collaboration with the myFutureNC Commission. The myFutureNC Commission is focused on educational attainment statewide. They are in the process of developing statewide and localized attainment goals.