Mychal Wynn is an author and educational consultant specializing in college planning, increasing student achievement, closing the achievement gap, literacy instruction, parenting, and increasing black male achievement.
Mychal Wynn
Inspiration, Motivation, Strategy



  1. April Activities
    01 Apr, 2017
    April Activities
    Important Milestones This month’s blog photo symbolizes important milestones for cohort students. High school seniors should be confirming that all of their financial aid documents have been received by their institutions, reviewing financial aid award letters, calculating final college costs, submitting enrollment fee waivers, and finalizing enrollment decisions by May 1. Students, in grades 9 - 11, who have successfully completed the assigned activities since January should be well prepared
  2. March Activities
    01 Mar, 2017
    March Activities
    Pursuing Opportunities This month’s blog photo symbolizes the opportunities being experienced by high school seniors as the puzzle of their college and scholarship plans is pieced together. One of our cohort students recently attended the University of Maryland-Baltimore County Center for Women in Technology Selection Weekend. Two other cohort students have been invited to attend the University of Maryland-Baltimore County Meyerhoff Scholars’ Selection Weekend. Each of these programs provide
  3. December: College Planning Cohort Newsletter
    01 Dec, 2016
    December: College Planning Cohort Newsletter
    Author: Mychal Wynn (Northeastern '79) Editor: Mychal-David Wynn (Amherst College '13) An important shift for high school seniors from college to scholarship research December is the final month of our College Planning Cohort calendar year and represents an important shift for high school seniors from college to scholarship research. As our College Planning Cohort high school seniors have finalized their college research, completed the 'Net Price Calculations,' submitted their FAFSA, and
  4. Students at Vashon High School (MO)
    18 Mar, 2016
    Eric Thomas has Inspired Important Conversations
    Author: Mychal Wynn (Northeastern University '79) Editor: Mychal-David Wynn (Amherst College '13) Should we focus on the talk or the aftermath? A recent interaction between motivational speaker, Eric Thomas, and Vashon High School students in St. Louis, Missouri has become the center of Facebook discussions and gone viral on Youtube. Eric Thomas responded to the behaviors of a group of students who were being openly disrespectful with an authentic monologue of his experiences when speaking to
  5. Elementary School Students
    18 Feb, 2016
    A Day at Morehead Elementary School (NC)
    This posting reflects the notes and links from a wonderful day at Morehead Elementary School in Greensboro, North Carolina
  6. At-Risk Youth National Forum
    15 Feb, 2016
    At-Risk Youth National Forum
    On Monday, February 15, 2016 I presented a session at the At-Risk Youth National Forum in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina on the topic,  “How to get at-risk students into the right colleges: strategies that work!” This newsletter summarizes what was covered in the session. This session focuses on the strategy utilized with high school seniors. For a more comprehensive set of strategies to reduce the number of dropouts prior to 12th grade and for increasing the academic performance of students,




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