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He Returns Home as a Poet and an Inspiration for Students

Jamilah King, senior staff writer at Mic, shares the compelling story of Kondwani Fidel, a young black man from Baltimore who has returned to his high school alma mater as a long term substitute and armed with an English degree and a passion for poetry. He describes his first day when a quick poem turned a class of rowdy teens into a an applauding crowd performance and message with which they could personally connect.   shidlc3exsvldi1uyjteksrrg1js4ewbyrfnbqxbgc4vgzpgl6jltno1ujxuuflq

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