Sally Harris is a candidate for School Board District 7. See all of her responses here.
The school to prison pipeline continues to impact Black children at disproportionate rates. Children as young as six years old have been hauled out of Florida schools in handcuffs for normal child behavior (like tantrums). Suspensions and expulsions are more likely to impact Black children. As a school board member, how will you combat this racial inequities? *
"We will need to admit that this is an issue and be able to have robust conversations openly to discuss ways to change the cultural. Make sure our stake holders including teachers, guidance etc are trained and provided with the tools and resources, strategies and positive mindset to provide a positive school cultural."