the education landscape.

Research and studies support this fact: Black teachers improve outcomes for all students.

Urban Teachers is proud to announce the Black Educators Initiative (BEI), a five-year effort designed to amplify the recruitment, support and retention of effective and committed Black teachers.

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Our goal, through the Black Educators Initiative and through our impact-driven teacher preparation model, is to bring more aspiring Black educators into the teaching profession with deep preparation and support to stay in the profession long-term.