PBS NewsHour

The rarity of being a male elementary school teacher

Clip: 05/18/2017 | 7m 11s

Men are a rarity in early education, a fact of which second grade teacher Harold Johnson has taken full advantage: In a job traditionally held by women, Johnson’s gender has been an asset. Economics correspondent Paul Soloman talks to him about why he became an elementary school teacher despite the cultural stigma.

Aired: 05/18/17

Rating: NR

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