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The Death of Another Lee's Summit North Student

GreenSummit DispatchYesterday at 6:08pm · Greenwood ·  We are aware of an incident involving the death of another Lee's Summit North student Monday evening. The difference in this incident and the last tragic loss of a student at that school is that this occurred elsewhere, outside of school hours. Therefore, neither the school district nor LSPD will be releasing statements per their policy and we will be respecting the family's privacy during this horrific time. Please keep the LSN staff, students and the affected families in your thoughts and prayers. It has been a rough couple of weeks for this community and our youth.

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Lee’s Summit North High School dismissing students early after a student attempted to take their own life | FOX 4 Kansas City WDAF-TV | News, Weather, Sports

Greitens Withdraws Appointment to State Education Board | Missouri News | US News

Greitens Withdraws Appointment to State Education Board | Missouri News | US News





Gelner said since her appointment she had seen little effort from the Greitens' administration to work with Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to help public schools. She said she was also concerned about "the pressure I've recently experienced to make rash leadership decisions," although she didn't elaborate on those decisions.



Board members, while appointed by the governor, are "required by law to serve the Board of Education on behalf of the 900,000 Missouri students — not elected officials," she said.



Gelner was appointed to replace Peter Herschend of Branson, who said Gelner was an excellent candidate for the board. He also was troubled by allegations that the governor's office might pressure a state board member.



"In 26 years, I've served with seven governors and not one time did I have a call from the governor or the governor'…

Trump nominates DeVry dean to Education Department post | MSNBC

Trump nominates DeVry dean to Education Department post | MSNBC



The nominee to head a division of the Education Department responsible for policing deceptive practices in higher education comes from a university that was cited for deceptive practices in higher education.

DESE will not release results of two key high school exams

DeVos closes civil rights complaints at faster clip than predecessor - POLITICO

DeVos closes civil rights complaints at faster clip than predecessor - POLITICO



The system was corrupt before.  Now it is just never going to work.  God bless kids because they are going to need it.