New contract keeps KC Superintendent Steve Green for 5 more years

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Tuesday, October 29, 2013

The Kansas City school board on Thursday signed Superintendent Steve Green to a new contract that would keep him in the district’s top job for up to five more years.

The contract comes as a reward to Green after the unaccredited Kansas City Public Schools greatly improved its showing on this year’s state report card.

It also is a sign for state education officials and lawmakers of greater stability in leadership — an important factor as the district faces the possibility of a financially crippling wave of student transfers.

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