School Board Elections http://kcur.org en School Boards: Helping Or Hurting Local Districts? http://kcur.org/post/school-boards-helping-or-hurting-local-districts <p></p><p>When you think about schools, you picture classrooms, teachers and students. But where do school boards fit in?</p><p></p><p>On Thursday's <a href="http://kcur.org/programs/date"><em>Up to Date</em></a>, we talk about the<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;elected representatives of school districts, who can be a critical part of educational planning and the new survey that's questioning whether these leaders are helping or hurting the cause.</span></p><p><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Guests:</span></strong></p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 21:26:23 +0000 Laura Spencer & Beth Lipoff 53313 at http://kcur.org School Boards: Helping Or Hurting Local Districts? KC School Board President Wins Write-In Re-Election http://kcur.org/post/kc-school-board-president-wins-write-re-election <p><strong>School Board President Airick Leonard West</strong> will retain his at-large seat on the Kansas City, Missouri school board, after running a write-in race against four other candidates.</p><p> Wed, 11 Apr 2012 17:41:36 +0000 Sylvia Maria Gross 15818 at http://kcur.org KC School Board President Wins Write-In Re-Election