Dwindling Numbers of Male Teachers Prompt Philadelphia Educator to Launch Initiative to Mobilize 1,000 Black Men  — Atlanta Black Star

Sharif El-Mekki. Image courtesy of U.S. Department of Education.It’s no secret that African-American and other nonwhite teachers make up just a small percentage of the nation’s educators. An even smaller percentage of those educators (2 percent, to be exact) are African-American males. That’s why veteran Philadelphia teacher Sharif El-Mekki, who launched the Fellowship: Black Male Educators…

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