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Opinion: Teacher’s Discipline Act sets schools up for failure

By , Guest Columnist Updated: April 13, 2021 10:37 AM CT | Published: April 13, 2021 4:00 AM CT
Kandace Thomas
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Kandace Thomas

Dr. Kandace Thomas is the executive director of First 8 Memphis, a nonprofit organization devoted to ensuring Shelby County children ages birth through 8 years have access to high-quality early childhood programs.

The “School to Prison Bill” prioritizes punishment over care for vulnerable and disadvantaged students.

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