Remove Principal for stopping Teacher from Teaching Black History
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The embattled principal of a Bronx middle school accused of barring a teacher from black history lessons Ms. Catania .She told English teacher, Mercedes Liriano that teaching lessons on topics like the Harlem Renaissance and the writings of Frederick Douglass where prohibited.We demand that she be removed today; if not, we turn up the heat and do what we have to do by any means necessary,” the Rev. Kevin McCall, crisis director at the NAN, said. “She will learn a quick black history lesson on the power of organizing against taking away students’ right to learn.”
Then several days later she Principal Catania allegedly confiscated the Black History Month projects of several students moments before they were set to present them.
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