B5 Grads

Zaheerah Smith-Cooper, left, and her daughter, Aminah Smith, recently graduated together from Middle Tennessee State University’s College of Education with top marks and as nontraditional students from the Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction program, pictured here in May 2022. (Photo courtesy of Zaheerah Smith-Cooper)

Zaheerah Smith-Cooper, left, and her daughter, Aminah Smith, recently graduated together from Middle Tennessee State University’s College of Education with top marks and as nontraditional students from the Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction program, pictured here in May 2022. Photo courtesy of Zaheerah Smith-Cooper