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Study: Having At Least 1 Black Teacher Reduces Dropout Rates For Black Students

Study: Having At Least 1 Black Teacher Reduces Dropout Rates For Black Students

  How important is it to have a role model? A new working paper puts some numbers to that question. Having just one black teacher in third, fourth or fifth grade reduced low-income black boys’ probability of dropping out of high school by 39 percent, the study found. And by high school, African-American students, both boys and girls,…

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