Did you know?
2% of teachers in the US are Black males in public education
7% of teachers in the US are Black in public education
If a student has a Black teacher, they are more likely to go to college. ...read more
Teachers Like Me is an organization dedicated
to recruiting, developing, and retaining
Black teachers in public education
in the Kansas City area.
EDUCATION is the MOST POWERFUL WEAPON which YOU CAN USE to CHANGE THE WORLD. ~Nelson Mandela
TLM will create a Black teacher pipeline in KC. Recruits will receive a signing bonus, scholarship, affordable housing, and relocation fees...read more
TLM will develop teachers by offering additional professional development and coaching in culturally relevant pedagogy and increasing student achievement...read more
TLM will provide retention stipends for three years to teachers staying in their assigned school and district...read more