Only 2% of 3.5 million U.S. teachers are male teachers of color.
Less than 15% of U.S. teachers are African American or Hispanic.
More than 35% of U.S. students are members of a minority.
Over 1/2 of 3 year olds, are future students and children of color.
American Educator: Growing the Next Generation
Amsterdam News: The critical shortage of Black male teachers: To close the gap, we have to start them young
Washington Post: Steering Minority Teens Into Teaching
Gannett Newspaper: Education Secretary Praises TSTT
United Federation of Teachers: Move to the front of the class – Program starts high school students on road to becoming teachers