News clips and media appearances.
WNJT's "Life and Living with Joanna Gagnis" speaking about "Promises Kept".
PBS's Newsworks. Building upon the buzz surrounding their documentary, "American Promise," Joe Brewster and Michele Stevenson asked Mt. Airy author Hilary Beard to help them research and co-author a companion book. That book, "Promises Kept: Raising Black Boys to Succeed in School and in Life," was the focus of Beard's talk Tuesday night at Friends' Central School.
Chester Spirit. I had the chance to speak at an amazing charter school in Chester, PA, a Philadelphia suburb. Here's what the local paper wrote about my visit.
Philadelphia Daily News. Promises Kept. It's one thing to fantasize about telling your boss, "Take this job and shove it." To quit a good-paying gig with no backup plan takes guts.
TheGriot.com. 'American Promise' and 'Promises Kept': New Documentary, Book Tackle Black Male Achievement Gap. A new documentary and companion book offer a heartfelt solution to the problems facing African-American boys in our education system.
"Late Nights with Jim Bohannon" radio show. "American Promise" and "Promises Kept"
Black, Female and Healthy: What Will It Take? A podcast. Listen at minute marks 8:31 (self care), 13:30 (the food system), 23:30 (self care and career transition), and 26:40 (lifestyle change).
Philadelphia Inquirer. Annette John-Hall: Extra pounds: Esteem is OK, but watch the health
Philadelphia Inquirer. Changing to Grow, Growing to Change.
Philadelphia Tribune. ‘Health First’ teaches Black women art of self-care