Why Teachers of Color Are Leaving Washington DC in Droves


Meet Alejandro Diasgranados and Quay Dorsey. They’re talented teachers at Aiton Elementary School in Washington DC, where test scores are low, poverty is high, and 44 percent of teachers quit every year. This is the story of how two Black male teachers band together, support each other, and build the highest-achieving students in the school. (No, there’s no happy ending.) (21 min)


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