Why is it not racist for Black students to be wary of White teachers
Dr. Jay Wamsted @JayWamsted
Jay Wamsted has taught math at Benjamin E. Mays High School in southwest Atlanta for over fifteen years. His writing has been featured in various journals and magazines, including “Harvard Educational Review,” “Mathematics Teacher” and “Sojourners.” He can be found online at “The Southeast Review,” “Under the Sun” and the “TEDx” YouTube channel, where you can watch his 2017 talk “Eating the Elephant: Ending Racism & the Magic of Trust.” He and his wife have four young children, and he rides his bicycle to and from work just about every day. You can contact him by email, firstname.lastname@example.org.