President​ ​Ken​ ​Tucker​ ​and​ ​Dean​ ​of​ ​Education​ ​Jan Miller​ ​announced​ ​the​ ​creation​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Black​ ​Belt​ ​Teacher​ ​Corps​ ​at​ ​a reception​ ​and​ ​recognized​ ​the​ ​first​ ​10-member​ ​cohort​ ​of​ ​the​ ​program.