Shelby County Schools considers how to spend next round of coronavirus relief money

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Updated: January 12, 2021 11:01 AM CT | Published: January 12, 2021 11:01 AM CT
Laura Faith Kebede
Special to The Daily Memphian

Laura Faith Kebede

Laura Faith Kebede is a distinguished journalist in residence at the Institute for Public Service Reporting at the University of Memphis. She leads the Institute’s Civil Wrongs project to write about historical cases of racial terror as a corps member for Report for America. You can follow her on Twitter @kebedefaith

District officials said they expect money they will get from the latest federal relief package could be about four times higher than last time, or about $190 million. 


Shelby County Schools Superintendent Joris Ray Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act


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