1. Ferguson/New York Effect on Students, Teachers and Administrators

For months, the events in Ferguson, Missouri surrounding the death of Michael Brown, Jr. , and the subsequent civil protest, along with the failure of the Ferguson Grand Jury to indict former Ferguson County Police Officer Darren Wilson for fatally shooting Michael Brown, Jr. has captured the attention of America and the entire world.

While coverage of the unrest and legal battles in Ferguson have been the center of news reports and commentaries, there has been little focus on what effect these events have on the educational systems in Ferguson and surrounding areas. The staff of Living Education eMagazine asked educators to share their perspectives on what is the potential Impact on Ferguson students, teachers and administrators.