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tutor mentor teaching elementary school students
An additional goal of Root To Rise is increasing the number of people of color choosing a career in education. We need out school staff to better reflect the diversity of our students. This experience empowers high school students to see how important their role is in the field of education.

“So, now I feel it’s better because the kids have a black teacher to look up to… I never grew up with a black teacher.” – Michael B.


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