December 5, 2023

Keeping Media and Government Accountable.

Tag: David Smith

SMSD used $4 million extra at-risk state aid to boost SPED cash reserves

The Kansas Legislature provides over $500 million of at-risk funding to deliver services to students at risk of academic failure.[i] …

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Records request backs up SMSD teacher’s complaints about DEI

The results of a Kansas Open Records Act request to the Shawnee Mission School District back up several of the…

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Shawnee Mission teacher shines light on divisive ‘diversity’ training

A Shawnee Mission teacher has blown the doors wide open regarding the indoctrination her district is foisting on children in…

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SMSD justifies transgender discussions with kindergarteners

A PTA meeting for Trailwood Elementary in the Shawnee Mision school district disclosed the district’s rationale for discussing transgender and…

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Video exposes Deep Equity critical race theory indoctrination

The Shawnee Mission school district insists that it doesn’t use critical race theory training, but a new video provides a…

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Shawnee Mission requires masks for elementary kids

Elementary students and staff in Shawnee Mission schools are required to wear masks this fall but masks are just “highly…

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KS education lobby attacks opportunity – Part 2, SMSD

The Shawnee Mission School District (SMSD) is part of the education lobby that is attacking opportunity for students who are…

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Kansas Supreme Court to Hear Oral Arguments on School Finance

Schools aren’t likely to be disrupted, but lawmakers may be on the hook for a special session sometime late this…

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Mainstream Coalition Mainstream? Not Exactly

For more than two decades, the Mainstream Coalition has billed itself as a “rational voice in irrational times.” Initially created…

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KCTV 5 Serves as Propaganda Arm of KCK Schools

KCTV 5 and reporter Caroline Sweeney essentially served as the public relations arm of the Kansas City, Kansas, School District on…

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