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Nation’s Teachers Lack Diversity

May 5, 2014

WASHINGTON — U.S. teachers are nowhere near as diverse as their students. Almost half the students attending public schools are minorities, yet fewer than 1 in 5 of their teachers is nonwhite....

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50s4ever

May-06-14 6:57 PM

Blacks are over represented in government jobs. And the NBA. Where is the diversity crowd on those two?

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carlaw

May-05-14 6:46 PM

Not anymore Seadog. In the name of diversity preference will be given to minorities and standards will be lowered or changed to meet the quota. Insanity.

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snottynosepunk

May-05-14 7:17 AM

they also lack competence and intelligence..they couldn't hold a job any where else.

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Renaldo

May-05-14 6:06 AM

Absolutely ridiculous... so teachers are to be hired based on their race as opposed to their qualifications? The only ones to benefit are the under-qualified teachers of the "correct" race and the diversity cops... everyone else loses. Diversity just might be my least favorite word.

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carlaw

May-05-14 3:31 AM

"It will take political will to change those numbers, advocates say."This is insanity. That's not what it's about.

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