Monday, March 18, 2019
Monday Teachable Moment: Here's How Kansas City Public Schools FAIL NextGen
Right now we wanna share a REMARKABLE DOCUMENTARY ABOUT PUBLIC EDUCATION IN KANSAS CITY THAT HAS BEEN MOSTLY IGNORED . . . Remember that that the public school debate is coming soon to the ballot box as Mayor Sly champions a pricey Pre-K sales tax that schools, community and activists have rejected.
Here's the big picture . . .
"There is a racial and wealth divide in the Kansas City metro, so in the future, how do we ensure no kids are left behind? Area schools and organizations are putting their heads together to try and improve the bleak conditions many students are in."
Take a look:
And whilst we recognize the great information, artistry and insight of this KCPT movie . . . Let's not forget that these cinematic polemics haven't displayed much influence over the local discourse or voters. Moreover, the issues of KCPS FAIL isn't so complicated as most parents have simply decided TO MOVE OUT of this embattled public school district or choose better Charter school options.
You decide . . .