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Dallas Principal Moved to New Job

By Mary Ann Zehr — January 17, 2007 1 min read

Dallas school officials have removed Teresa Parker from her job as principal of Preston Hollow Elementary School and given her an administrative post in the 161,000-student district, according to Clyde A. Henderson, a district spokesman. A federal judge ruled Nov. 16 that Ms. Parker had illegally segregated African-American and Latino children from their non-Hispanic white peers. (“Dallas School Roiled by Segregation Ruling,” Dec. 6, 2006.)

A version of this article appeared in the January 17, 2007 edition of Education Week