2%

of our nation's teachers are black men

Take a stand if you believe two percent isn't enough.

I pledge to stand with Dream. Rise. Do. and do my part to get more black men teaching in our classrooms.

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simone , Atlanta, GA I encounter many African American male students who believe that education will not do anything for them. I believe this could change with the proper role models and interaction with people who reflect their values.
Samiya, Tallahassee, FL
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