4:24 pm
Thu October 24, 2013

Kansas City Superintendent Gets Up To 5 More Years

As Kansas City schools inch toward regaining accreditation from the State of Missouri, Superintendent Steve Green took a vote of confidence out of a school board meeting October 24.

Green gets a new three-year contract at $250,000. The pact includes a pair of one-year extensions.

Green’s contract also has a $60,000 signing bonus.

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5:24 am
Wed April 4, 2012

Upset In KC School Board Race

Jon Hile holds election tally results giving him a seat on the Kansas City Board of Education.
Dan Verbeck KCUR

Kansas City School District voters have chosen a newcomer to the Board of Education, replacing a long time voice in local education.

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Kansas City Public Schools
2:52 am
Tue April 3, 2012

Write-Ins Compete For KC School Board Seats

As Kansas City School District voters go to polls today to elect new school board members, they'll be part of an historic effort to preserve local control of the system.

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5:40 pm
Thu March 22, 2012

K.C. Schools Counter Council On Truancy

A reminder that state school testing is near, while advisors struggle over the most basic elements of education, keeping children in school.
Dan Verbeck KCUR

The Kansas City School District has defined a plan to help reduce school truancy, presenting it to a Regional School Improvement Team.

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