Baltimore schools stepping up efforts to recruit, retain more black teachers

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The Baltimore Sun

Aug 31, 12:00 AM

Baltimore schools stepping up efforts to recruit, retain more black teachers

The city has for years struggled to recruit and retain a teaching force that reflects the children it serves. The challenge persists even as research emerges showing that a black person’s presence at the front of a classroom has the power to dramatically improve a student’s trajectory.

Tags: general teacher issues

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