In honor of National Mentoring Month, B.O.O.K is announcing the inaugural Addie Award and annual fundraiser honoring Jonathon Hines, Georgia’s First African American Male ”Pre-K Teacher of the Year”Join us as we honor Johnathon Hines, Georgia's First African American Male "Pre-K Teacher of the Year", Barack Obama Elementary School.Book understands the positive impact African American male educators have on our children. Let's support them and all those who stand up to advocate for quality schools, parental involvement, community engagement and educational options.The Addie Award recognizes individuals' who have demonstrated excellence in education and leadership.We look forward to partnering with you as we raise awareness around the need for high-performing schools in African American communities, and the need to expand and increase the awareness of educational options and school choice.

Greg Clay, Chair, Men of BOOK, and Quisa Foster, Chair, Board of Director for BOOK sit down with Rashad Richey and discuss the importance of this event and highlighting the everlasting impact of African American male educators. 

Tune into the full interview below: