Author, educational consultant, lecturer, former teacher, activist, Male Responsibility Specialist, and designer of the Advanced Model of Academic Achievement Richard Clay wrote the book “Raised Wrong, Educated Worse,” and developed this web site in order to empower educators, administrators, parents, concerned community members, and Black youth to help more young Black males achieve academic excellence in school, and thrive in life as strong and productive men.

Here you will find hard-hitting expert analysis, timely insight, and real solutions to America’s constantly growing Black male education crisis, as well as its atrocious Black male graduation rate crisis.