Read the full article at theundefeated. He said that although he was not the most committed student academically, their investment paid off. More Comments Cancel reply. Researchers found that black students who'd had a black teacher in kindergarten were as much as 18 percent more likely than their peers to enroll in college.
We need to be side-by-side with our counterparts of color to make sure their voices are amplified. Black students who have one black teacher are more likely to go to college Positive outcomes sparked by same-race role models can last into adulthood and potentially shrink educational attainment gap, study finds. Although enrolling in college effect is a positive outcome, one concern, according to the researchers, is that the main enrollment effect is driven by students choosing community college, where degrees aren't as lucrative as those from four-year colleges.