Dr. Corprew led a team of our afterschool program directors and instructors through his “Equitable Leader” workshop. The group came out of the workshop with a deeper understanding of the complex equity issues that the students and families that we work with face. In addition, the open dialogue about race and intersectionality helped the team move past […]
Watch as Dr. Charles Corprew III shares data from his year long study of the Silverback Society program’s impact at several New Orleans schools.
“Dr. Corprew is well-organized, dependable and exceptionally professional. Above and beyond his professionalism, he is personable and exhibits a level of intuitiveness and insight like no other trainer I have worked with. Dr. Corprew worked hard to tailor a training to our local needs and studied our culture (Monroe, LA) to ensure a personal touch […]
In the wake of the Purple One’s (Prince) death, I am left wondering about how courageous it is to be the man you want to be. We are pervaded by singular caricatures of Black masculinity, stoic, violent, womanizing. And yes, many of us prescribe to one or all of these characteristics at some point in our […]
In this interview with Ethan Ashley of the Urban League of Greater New Orleans, WYRevolution’s Dr. Charles Corprew talks about his work in the area of hyper-masculinity
Charles has run large group sessions on cultural competence for our full faculty as well as smaller groups for our school’s major stakeholders. With groups large and small, the trainings have been engaging, pertinent, and impeccably organized. Sessions are designed so that there is deep learning for those who are new to the work as […]
Dr. Corprew’s ability to braid practical application with research is simply brilliant. Working with him to develop a program curriculum specifically targeting the unique needs of African-American males in high-risk communities was an amazing process. I was beyond impressed with the ease in which he engaged various stakeholders: program participants, staff, and community partners. The […]