Citing appearance of ‘bias,’ Memphis board members plan to reject philanthropy offer to pay for superintendent search

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Published: February 07, 2019 11:26 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

A school board committee said it would vote to reject an education philanthropy’s offer to pay for the district’s superintendent search.


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