New mini-documentary sparks conversation about racism at State College public schools

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By Sarah Paez

The ninth-grader looked at the camera solemnly and said he feels like his teachers see him as a target.

“All they’re trying to do is hit it, until that target falls apart,” he said.

The student, who was not named, is one of six children and adults featured in a new mini-documentary called “Schooling Narratives,” which discusses the personal experiences of State College Area School District alumni, students, parents and community activists of color who say they’ve dealt with racism and pushback in the school system. (Click here to read more)

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