Monthly Archives: April 2013

Journey of a Superintendent: Voices of Our Youth

This has been an extraordinary week in the Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools! It began when the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation announced that Bobbi Jay-Nay Lowery, a senior at F.L. Schlagle High School, was one of only 1,000 students … Continue reading

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Journey of a Superintendent: Are You Faster Than a Fifth Grader?

Despite the unseasonably cold temperatures, hundreds gathered beneath a large American flag, hanging from two ladder trucks (provided by the KCK Fire Department) to celebrate, support, and challenge each other to a two-mile race, titled “Are You Faster Than a … Continue reading

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