Race Matters, Parents Address Student Safety

By Leah Tuckwiller

The Greenbrier County Board of Education heard speakers on serious student issues at the Tuesday, April 9, regular meeting.

In a presentation by Race Matters in Education, Loretta Young and Anessa Sherrod presented the board with a pressing issue faced by families of color in Greenbrier County: in schools, there is continued usage of racial slurs toward students, paired with more, harsher discipline and higher rates of out-of-school suspension.

Read more in the Wednesday, April 10, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.


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