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July 7, 2014 9:10 AM

Wake County’s new school equity chief to be ‘pebble in the shoe’

Rodney Trice, the Wake County school system’s new assistant superintendent for equity affairs, will be asked to help tackle problems such as those seen by African-American and Hispanic students who score lower on exams and face higher dropout and suspension rates than their white peers.

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