SCS superintendent’s teacher council excludes union leaders

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: March 05, 2020 12:01 PM CT | Published: March 05, 2020 12:01 PM CT
Special to the Daily Memphian

Laura Faith Kebede

Laura Faith Kebede covers Memphis schools for Chalkbeat Tennessee. She is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism and most recently covered county government, schools and religion at the Richmond Times-Dispatch in Virginia.

Though Superintendent Joris Ray decided to exclude union leadership to “give other people an opportunity to lead too,” at least 10 schools voted for a union leader to represent them on the council anyway.

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Shelby County Schools Joris Ray Keith Williams Memphis-Shelby County Education Association

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