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Diversifying Chicago’s Teachers: Chalkbeat Quotes Muller NCE dean offers thoughts on getting more teachers of color into classrooms

Chalkbeat.org, a nonprofit news organization focusing on education, recently quoted Robert D. Muller, dean of National Louis University’s National College of Education in a Nov. 2 article titled “In one Chicago high school, big plans amid a bilingual teacher shortage” and a Nov. 5 article titled    “Beyond hiring: the struggle to diversify Chicago’s teaching ranks.”

Reporter Adeshina Emanuel asked Muller for his thoughts on the fact that the Chicago Public Schools and other districts are having trouble hiring and retaining African-American and Latino teachers, leaving students of color largely without role models.

Read the Nov. 2 article here.

Read the Nov. 5 article here.