School drops natural hair ban after sending 7-year-old home for dreadlocks

Tiana Parker’s school changes dress code policy  Tiana, a 7-year-old girl whose natural hairstyle got her sent home from school is now free to wear her coiffure of choice again. As previously reported, Deborah Brown of Community School in Tulsa, Oklahoma dismissed Tiana Parker from attending classes due to her dreadlocked hair. Her father then pulled her out […]

School sends 7-year-old girl home for her ‘distracting’ natural hairstyle

Girl sent home from school for dreadlocks  A Tulsa, Oklahoma school is under fire for sending a 7-year-old home for her natural hairstyle. Deborah Brown Community School is being criticized for dismissing little Tiana Parker from school for her dreadlocked hair. Fox 23 who interviewed Tiana and her father Terrance Parker first reported the news. According […]