Valencia D. Clay: A Baltimore teacher's mission to educate and inspire students
“My work is a vessel for empowerment.” That’s the way Baltimore teacher Valencia D. Clay emphatically describes her passion as an educator. Clay, who has become a viral social media star
for her bold and inspirational teaching style, pushes her students to think critically, be culturally conscious, and have confidence in their abilities. “I think the most rewarding part about being an educator is that your work is very reciprocal,” she told NBCBLK. “So, as I teach my students, I’m continuously learning. As they grow, I grow and this is on a daily basis.”
Read the full profile HERE. This profile is a part of the NBCBLK.com 'She Thrives' series.