Black Teachers can Keep Black Kids in School


Quite often black children are tasked with attending schools were black role models are in short supply.  According to a recent study, low-income black boys have a better success rate, by having a black teacher in the third, fourth, or fifth grade.  And by high school, if black children had one African American teacher, they had a greater chance of going to college.  Black children need to see black faces, black role models.


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