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NY1 Inside City Hall: State of Our Schools: David C. Banks

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Bronx News 12: State of Our Schools: David C. Banks

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NowThis | How This Library of Black Protagonists Will Help Kids of Color

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PIX11: A unique collection in the Bronx of black, Latino male stories

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Brooklyn News 12: Summit aims to empower young men of color

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TEDx: Empowering Young Men of Color to Soar Above Adversity | David Banks | TEDx Fairfield University

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PIX11: How An unconventional college fair could change the lives of young men at risk

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CBS: College Fair Offers Unique Opportunities To Young Men Of Color

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PIX11: How An unconventional college fair could change the lives of young men at risk

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‘Infamous Future’, un documental lleno de historias inspiradoras sobre jóvenes que construyeron su camino

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WPIX: Eagle Students Participate in Forum on Dr. King’s Legacy

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MSNBC: David Banks Helps Young Men Soar

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CBS:Public education success story for inner-city kids

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‘Infamous Future’, un documental lleno de historias inspiradoras sobre jóvenes que construyeron su camino

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WPIX: Eagle Students Participate in Forum on Dr. King’s Legacy

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MSNBC: David Banks Helps Young Men Soar

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CBS:Public education success story for inner-city kids

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MSNBC: Eagle Academy’s success with young men of color

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WPIX: Eagle Students Participate in Forum on Dr. King’s Legacy

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MSNBC: David Banks Helps Young Men Soar

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Eagle Academy Foundation 2014 Promo Video

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Eagle Academy For Young Men 2014 Graduation News Coverage

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David C. Banks Honorary Doctorate Ceremony-Wheelock College

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Press

New York City Mayor’s Advisory Council Warned of Teacher Shortage Four Months Ago
The Wall Street Journal  – Sept. 27, 2020

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A Statement From the President and CEO of The Eagle Academy Foundation, on NYC DOE Schools Reopening – BKReader – Sept. 23, 2020

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The internet access all NYC students deserve: All families need broadband access for remote learning – NEW YORK DAILY NEWS |
Aug. 26, 2020

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What young black men need and deserve
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS |
JUN 12, 2020

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Here’s who is advising de Blasio on reopening NYC schools  – Chalkbeat | May 11, 2020

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Tech companies must pitch in during the pandemic to innovate remote learning methods – Crain’s New York Business
March 24, 2020

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2020 Education Power 100
City and State New York – Feb. 18, 2020

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Preparing Students for the New Economy Starts with Developing our Teachers – Amsterdam News – Feb. 6, 2020

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We Need to Teach Young Men of Color Differently. That Starts With Books Where They Are Celebrated – The 74 Million
Jan. 5, 2020

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Eagle Academy Foundation hosts historic college & career fair
Amsterdam News – Oct. 24, 2019

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New Rising Voices Classroom Library from Scholastic and David C. Banks Celebrates the Stories of Black and Latino Boys – Press Release – Oct. 24, 2019

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Innovation “TED Talks” coming to Fairfield University – Connecticut Post
Oct. 23, 2019

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More than 3,000 students attend the College & Career Fair for Young Queens Courier
Oct. 21, 2019

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Flushing college and career fair engages hundreds of NYC students Queens Daily Eagle
Oct. 21, 2019

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A Better Way To Educate Black Young Men
New York Dailynews
June 04, 2018

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A Golf Center Grows in Harlem
The New York Times
Aug. 25, 2017

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The ‘unconquerable’ young men of NYC’s Eagle Academy perform at the DNC, impress Joe Biden, among others
The 74
Jul. 28, 2016

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On the Way to Vegas: Nathanael Rose to Compete at the World Championships
New York Wrestling News – September 1, 2015

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13 Who Defeated Adversity Earn New York Times College Scholarships
New York Times – March 11, 2015

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Brenton James, this year’s valedictorian at Eagle Academy for Young Men in the Bronx, had an eye-popping 21college offers NY Dailynews
– June 24, 2014

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How Bronx’s Eagle Academy helps inner-city kids soar
Buffalo News – June 23, 2014

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The Wisdom in The Middle
New York Times – March 14, 2014

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An afternoon to ‘Soar’
New York Amsterdam News – December 19, 2014

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School’s Soaring Swagger
NY Dailynews – September 27, 2013

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After Anguish and Grief, a Call to Action
Open Society Foundations – July 31, 2013

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Businesses Seen as Key for City’s Black Students
Crain’s New York Business – July 25, 2013

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2017 EAF ANNUAL REPORT

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2017 EXEMPT ORGANIZATION RETURN

On Eagle wings soar a new generation of scholars, community leaders, and responsible young men.