Monday, June 15, 2020
Kansas City Star Demands Shawnee Mission School District Diversity And Training
Not even hottie Alice playing a very cheeky teacher can distract us from this bit of local hypocrisy . . . Check this golden ghetto editorial power play and pronouncement that seems oddly hypocritical from a nearly all white newspaper . . .
Kansas City Star: Shawnee Mission schools want to tackle racism. But leaders, teachers are mostly white
"People of color in teaching and administrative roles are a slim minority in the Shawnee Mission School District. And a lack of diversity among teachers and administrators prevents the district from offering equitable education opportunities to all students.
"While Shawnee Mission’s student population has become more diverse in recent years, faculty and staff have remained predominantly white.
"During the 2018-19 school year, more than 27% of Shawnee Mission’s nearly 27,500 K-12 students were Hispanic or Black. Some 90% of faculty were white."
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