Ohio School System Partners With Howard to Train, Recruit Black Male Secondary Teachers

Shaker Heights Schools, working together with the U.S. Department of Education and Howard University is looking to launch a program to attract black male teachers to the district.

The African-American Male Teacher Initiative was discussed Tuesday night while the Shaker Heights Board of Education and school administrators reviewed the progress of the district’s strategic master plan in the second-floor cafeteria at Shaker Heights High School.