Black men make up only 2% of teachers in America
AmNews Staff Reports | 10/8/2019, 10:09 a.m.
Kyle Fersner entered his senior year of high school knowing what he wanted to do for a living — become a psychiatrist. But earlier this year, a fifth grade boy said something to the 18-year-old that changed his mind. Fersner wants to be a teacher now.
Fersner was observing the boy's class as part of his school's teacher cadet program in South Carolina that he'd joined out of curiosity.