We notice a great deal of anger building across local social media circles as a court fight divides a community.
Here's the mainstream view . . .
The Lee's Summit school board held a 9-hour public hearing Wednesday night and early Thursday morning to consider the termination of a teacher and coach who allegedly used a racial slur twice.Joe Oswald has been teaching for 27 years and was at Pleasant Lea Middle School.The hearing was organized like a court with attorneys from both sides.In this case, the defense and prosecution agreed to a joint stipulation of facts about what occurred.
Community news also shares a worthwhile take . . .
June 24, 2021 The Lee's Summit R-7 School Board has been tasked with deciding whether to terminate a tenured teacher's employment for using a racial slur in front of students. The decision will come after a hearing that lasted nearly 10 hours.
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