SHOCK!!! RETALIATION LAWSUIT COSTS KANSAS CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS $500K!!!
Call this a tragic Sunday School lesson in the ongoing downward spiral of Kansas City Public Schools . . .
KSHB: KCPS loses wrongful termination lawsuit
Deets . . .
"A Jackson County jury awarded $500,000 to a former employee of the Kansas City Public Schools in a wrongful termination lawsuit that wrapped Friday.
Cary Newsome, KCPS' former purchasing director, won the lawsuit after convincing the jury he'd been terminated for his refusal to purchase three vehicles that would be used for employees' personal use within the district."
To be fair . . . There is a bit of good news to report and we HAVE FIRST WORD that there have been some very real test score advances as of late . . . But big money defeat almost makes more memorable headlines and what has really driven parents and their "scholars" away from the District more than anything else is the lack of confidence in the Administration over the years . . . A perception that some locals are still trying desperately to change.
Developing . . .