African American Resources
The African American Community Action Leaders (TAACAL), www.taacal.org
The African American Community Action Leaders (TAACAL), was established in Washington, DC during the spring and fall of 1992 as a non-profit education, facilitative, and advocacy organization. TAACAL's mission is to establish an environment in which African Americans will have a national presence that effectively addresses their social, political, and economic needs and issues. TAACAL is committed to providing organization, information, advocacy, leadership-development, and networking to African American community action leaders and constituencies of Community Action Agencies (CAAs).
Black Student Fund (BSF), www.blackstudentfund.org
Provides financial assistance and support services to Washington metropolitan area African-American students, grades pre-kindergarten to 12, and their families.
Improving Black Student Achievement By Enhancing Student's Self Image, www.nwrel.org/cnorse/booklets/achieve/
This publication aims to help teachers to better understand the factors that contribute to a positive self-image for Black students and to design and implement instructional strategies that will enhance Black students academic self-concept.
National Alliance of Black School Educators, www.nabse.org
NABSE is dedicated to improving the educational accomplishments of African American youth through the development and deployment of instructional and motivational methods that increase levels of inspiration, attendance and overall achievement.
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, www.naacp.org
The NAACP home page with resources, news, and links to other organizations.
National Black Child Development Institute, www.nbcdi.org
Since 1970 The National Black Child Development Institute (NBCDI) a nonprofit organization has provided and supported programs, workshops, and resources for African American children, their parents and communities in:
— Early Health and Education
— Elementary and Secondary Education
— Child Welfare