The Color of Teaching

“The mass exodus of Black teachers” due to “mass firing” influences student learning, deters students of color from becoming teachers and threatens the future of diversity in classrooms, writes TC Professor Felicia Mensah in the American Educational Research Journal. #BlackHistoryMonth #TCFaculty “The significant decrease in the number of Black teachers has been so drastic that scholars have referred to them as an ‘endangered species,’” writes Felicia Mensah.