Nationwide problem: Shortage of black male teachers

posted Feb 27, 2012, 8:38 AM by Dr. Cynthia Annett
Channel 41 Action News video featuring Saturday Academy's own Jarius Jones

  • By: Tom Christiansen

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Think about the teachers in your child's elementary school. What’s missing?

If it's like just about every other school in the country, the answer is African American male teachers.

Click on the video to see a local example of a troubling trend.

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