Sparta High School senior Jonathan Williams talks about the need for diverse teachers and the opportunities his school is offering for students to experience teaching. The metro-east has 5 times as many black students as black teachers. Derik Holtmann
Sparta High School senior Jonathan Williams talks about the need for diverse teachers and the opportunities his school is offering for students to experience teaching. The metro-east has 5 times as many black students as black teachers. Derik Holtmann

Here’s how area schools are working to hire more teachers of color, and why that matters

April 17, 2018 07:50 PM