Black and Brown Kids, White Teachers

Amazing though not that surprising to read in Catalyst that CPS teachers have gotten more white over the past decade, even as the kids they're teaching have gotten browner, if not blacker. "The percentage of African-American teachers in the
district has hit a 19-year low at just below 35 percent," according to Catalyst.

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Source: Chicago Public Schools, Illinois State Report Card (JPEG here)

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