This book uncovers the research, the historical factors and provides some insight and solutions. Mr. Grant provides a clear perspective on African American Language "Ebonics" and "Urban American English TM. " "Urban American English TM " is a term coined by Reginald Grant, MSEd related to the changes in Urban English."African American males want the same things as everyone else, a family, a job a education, the opportunity to live the American dream. " J. Everett Pearsall , Executive Director of the National Alliance of African American Athletes.
“I, nor most African American males don't want any handouts or hand me downs, just the opportunity to compete on a level playing field. But, being an African American male in American is a unique experience.” Reginald Grant, MSEd
Reginald Grant, MSEd is an English Teacher, author and leading expert on Reaching and Teaching African American and other urban youth. He is committed to making a positive difference in the lives of others and sees education as the force for change. A former NFL player for the New York Jets, he also finds time to serve on several boards of national organizations working with youth. He is the author of "Success Stories Insights by African American Men"(2016),"A Case for Bilingual Education" (2015),"A Teacher's View Education in America.(2014) and numerous teacher guides, workbooks and articles.