October Teacher of the Month teaches at Simeon Career Academy on Chicago’s South Side. Her students say she is making a difference.
Nakisha Lee teaches business education and accounting.
A long time ago Ms Lee was where her students are now. She herself was a student at Simeon majoring in the same course she now teaches. Like so many of her students she says she remembers needing help and having a teacher who came to her rescue.
WGN’s Muriel Claire has more.