Remember Kansas City Magnet Schools???
A public radio happy report from our pal CJ doing a bit of newsie moonlighting offers a nice perspective on a FAILED effort to improve the KCPS which cost Missouri taxpayers hundreds of millions in wasted cash. Meanwhile, locals in the know that this report is actually a better reflection of what happened: Lessons from the Kansas City Desegregation Experiment
You decide: Kansas City's Magnet Schools Were A Dream Realized, Then Gone In A Generation