Covid-19 and systemic racism are creating exponential stress for educators
The toll of teaching through an unprecedented pandemic is a challenging feat for any educator. But for Black teachers, the impact is disproportionate—and devastating.
For Elemental, writer Rainier Harris shares the experience of Keilan Bonner, a 40-year-old high school math teacher in Carol Stream, Illinois:
“While in-person instruction may make these conversations easier, Bonner also can’t return to the physical…