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Posted inElementary to High School, New Orleans, Opinion, Student Voices, Student Voices: New Orleans perspectives, The South

New Orleans schools should stop hiring so many teachers who don’t understand the students’ culture or backgrounds

The lunch period ended like so many others. After the bell rang, students raced up the stairwell, not in a rush to get to class on time but to finish socializing and playing with their friends. I was a sophomore at Lake Area New Tech High School in New Orleans at the time, and I […]