Black Male Educator: Torian Black

Torian Black, a Memphis educator who teaches African American History at Freedom Preparatory Academy, hopes to give his students a better experience than he had as a student. In this feature, Chalkbeat Tennessee checks in with Black to learn more about how he teaches his students.

“My experience as an African-American male student being educated at White Station High School was one filled with prejudice, uneasiness, and an experience in which I had to seek refuge.”

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