The four candidates for Columbia School Board have talked about a range of issues in public forums held this campaign season. Coverage of those forums may be found online at columbiamissourian.com.
We also asked them a series of questions and asked that they cap their answers at about 250 words. Here is how they responded (in ballot order) to the following question:
Q: All candidates in this race are white, entering a space where race and equity education are debated topics. As a member of the board, how would you address the range of parent concerns around these issues?
Suzette Waters: To me the word equity is a synonym for fairness. I know I am coming from a lived experience that is different from
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