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Meeting Discusses More Minority Teachers at District 186
Are there enough minority teachers and administrators in the Springfield School District? That's the question being addressed at a public meeting tonight. The meeting was called by Springfield Alderman Gail Simpson and community leader Robert Blackwell. Community leaders want to review the district's policy on minority representation in the school district - specifically African Americans. A question and answer session was held for the public.