Amy Donofrio, Jacksonville, Florida (reassigned Mar 2021) ["human resources review"]

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  1. News Readers

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    Amy Donfrio, teacher at Robert E. Lee High School, Duval County Public Schools, Jacksonville, Florida, "'administratively reassigned' to non-teaching duties"


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    Lee High School teacher, Black Lives Matter advocate 'administratively reassigned' after allegations of misconduct


    A teacher at Robert E. Lee high school has been "administratively reassigned" to non-teaching duties, Duval County Public Schools confirmed Thursday, after allegations of potential misconduct. Amy Donofrio, founder of the student activist group EVAC Movement and outspoken Black Lives Matter advocate, is the subject of a human resources review, district officials said. DCPS did not say what type of misconduct is alleged, but some students had planned a walkout Wednesday to protest the fact that a BLM sign that hung outside her classroom was removed by the administration. The walkout also centered around support for the ongoing racially charged ...


    Statement from Duval County Public Schools:

    Duval County Public Schools can confirm that Amy Donofrio has been administratively reassigned to paid, non-teaching duties effective today, March 25, 2021. The district has opened a human resources matter to review allegations of potential misconduct under school board policy and the Principles of Professional Conduct for the Education Profession in Florida. The presumption of innocence applies; however, Ms. Donofrio has been removed from school and classroom duties while the matter is reviewed.

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    Amy Donfrio, Robert E. Lee High School, Duval County Public Schools, Jacksonville, Florida
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    Award-winning ‘Evac Movement’ not returning to Jacksonville’s Lee High School

    28 July 2017


    A special class at Lee High School that has won national recognition and praise from local leaders will not continue as it has in the upcoming school year. Teacher Amy Donofrio announced in a public Facebook post that there will not be a section of the leadership class for young men once considered at risk when school resumes on Aug. 14. Members of the class, the vast majority of whom are black, called themselves The Evac Movement in reference to their efforts to escape hopeless situations. “I’ve had most of the boys since their ninth grade year and, for most, ...


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