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After making this speech on the House floor, I felt disappointed and angry about how SB295 (Standards of Student Conduct) would affect my former students. But that night, I received a surprising phone call from my friend Rep. Craig Horn, who told me that after reading the Center for Racial Equity in Education’s new report he knew we needed to do something different. We need the E(race)ing Inequities report so badly because we need common language and will to tackle racial inequities in education. In this case, the report gave Rep. Horn, myself, and others a common reference point to work our way to a better solution. For me, it was a rare moment of feeling like we could work on racial equity issues in the General Assembly, and it made me hungry for more. More perspective on Education NC: https://www.ednc.org/2019/08/16/perspective-its-time-for-another-talk-about-race-and-schools/

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