New Orleans Teachers And Students Wrestle With Racial Tension

May 13, 2014   // 0 Comments

The Root  | by  Jordan Flaherty        via The Huffington Post Every year hundreds of young, idealistic recent college graduates flood into New Orleans to teach at the city’s public schools. But in a school system where the vast majority of students are African American, the mostly white influx of new teachers has brought complaints of racism and cultural insensitivity, and hel...

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