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Students Learn About Influential Leaders

RubySecond-grade students at Richland Elementary are learning about influential black people during Black History Month.

Ruby Bridges was a leader who demonstrated courage and bravery as a small child.  She helped to show the world that we can all make a change.  One of Ruby's famous quotes is: Somebody has to have the courage enough to stand up and make a change.

Second-Grader Shona Baillie said, "I love Ruby Bridges because she is kind, brave, and always caring."