What Is Equity In Education?

LRUHS board member Pat Davis of Brownington takes the gavel at a recent board meeting.
Ed Barber
Staff Writer

This past Thursday evening the Lake Region Union High School board and Principal Andre Messier pondered the definition of the term "equity in education." Messier said at a recent state meeting the 30 attendees each had their own interpretation of the term. The meaning is important says Messier because that's what will guide school boards and administrators in future years. What does the Board of Education consider to be an equitable education, and how can it be achieved? Read more in the Newport Daily Express.