While I don’t think the “intent” of this field trip is a bad idea, I do think that segregating the kids by race and at this age is wrong. What’s your opinion?
Indiana school district bused only black third-graders to tour local colleges
Dr. G. David Moss, the director for the African-American student-parent services with the South Bend Community Schools Corporation, told ABC 57 that he wanted the third-grade students to begin to think of themselves attending college.
“I was hired to look at the issues facing African-American kids in the South Bend Community Schools Corporation and my job specifically says that I need to develop programs and develop strategies to help these kids and their families become more successful academically,” Moss said.