Peoria District 150 Superintendent Grenita Lathan http://peoriapublicradio.org en PSD 150 controversy persists with racial overtones http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/psd-150-controversy-persists-racial-overtones <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Peoria Public School Board meeting last night started with a special graduation ceremony for a student who was running at the State Track meet when his classmates went through the ceremony. But the parts of the meeting that came after the in-meeting ceremony included a generally unsettling feeling. Peoria Public Radio's Tanya Koonce reports on the bouts of contentiousness in and around the public-comment period:</span></p><p> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 08:14:33 +0000 Tanya Koonce 25010 at http://peoriapublicradio.org PSD 150 controversy persists with racial overtones A new group urges change at PSD 150 http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/new-group-urges-change-psd-150 <div>The Peoria City Council special policy session on design and community character started with a public call for the removal of School District 150’s Superintendent. Peoria Public Radio’s Tanya Koonce reports the group urging the action is called Change 150. &nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><p></p><div>&nbsp;</div> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 10:01:47 +0000 Tanya Koonce 19160 at http://peoriapublicradio.org A new group urges change at PSD 150