Black in the Classroom With Curtis O’Dwyer
“Black in the Classroom” is a 30-minute video conversation with Curtis O’Dwyer, a teacher, and guest writer for The St. Louis American. This is one of two St. Louis American videos on education, featuring a rising star in our community.
In the first of these companion pieces, “Black in the Classroom,” Curtis O’Dwyer considers the collateral damage done when black boys and girls are told their energy is too much at school and proposes some solutions.
How can African Americans counter isolation and lack of resources to maximize college opportunities and the road to success? Grab your popcorn, sit back, relax and hear O’Dwyer speak frankly and poignantly about these important topics and more.