TKC EXCLUSIVE AND BREAKING NEWS!!! REPORT: KANSAS CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS CANCEL HOMELESS STUDENT PREVENTION PROGRAM THANKS TO MISSOURI CUTS!!!
Check a shocking Kansas City education report that signals the real cost of the lack of resources for local students . . .
"The Kansas City School District terminated the entire homeless student prevention services staff today because DESE rescinded a $150k grant because of their noncompliance of the 2010 award. The district has 1100 confirmed homeless students who will be negatively impacted by this decision. The district is required to provide services to homeless students under the McKinney Vinto Act. #State takover!"
So what have we learned?
In the era of a new Superintendent, the KCPS still has yet to come to terms with the many challenges that facing the District that not only include the ongoing debate between management vs. governance but also entail effectively coping with fewer resources during the ongoing Great Recession.
DEVELOPING . . .