This Teacher Is On A Mission To Take Underprivileged NYC Students To Spain

A Brooklyn teacher wants to take his students on the field trip of a lifetime.

Eric Jordan is raising money to take about 12 black and Hispanic students from Frederick Douglass Academy VII on an eight-day tour of Spain in July. Jordan believes this trip could be life-changing for the high schoolers, especially since they’re from one of the most underprivileged neighborhoods in New York City, Brownsville.

Nearly 40 percent of the families in Brownsville live below the poverty line. Eighty-three percent of students, which is made up of read more >>>

Source : HuffingtonPost.Com

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