Joco Opinion

Joco Opinion

Consider the source in criticism of Kansas’ education policy

The guest commentary, “Don’t let social workers in Blue Valley schools pry into private concerns of minor students, families,” in the 913 section Oct. 4 sounded the alarm that 19 new social workers in the Blue Valley School District would “pry into” the lives of students and warned parents to scrutinize Social and Emotional Learning standards.

Police investigate shooting death of utility worker in Kansas City

The shooter walked up to a group of workers at a construction site at Ninth and Brooklyn and briefly spoke to them before he pulled out a gun and fired several shots at the group as he walked away, witnesses say.
Jill Toyoshiba