Ten of the 14 candidates running for the Davenport School Board offered stances on a variety of topics Tuesday at a forum hosted by the Juvenile Justice Coalition of the Quad-Cities. It was the second school board forum in as many days. 

Many of the questions focused on social-justice issues, including special education, substance abuse, students and teachers of color and mental health.

The 14 candidates are vying for four at-large seats. The election is Nov. 5.

Students and teachers of color

Davenport Schools were cited for disproportionality, which includes over-identifying students of color for special education services, and giving harsher discipline to students of color and students receiving special education services.

“The legacy

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