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Lee’s Summit Superintendent Voices Opinion About State Tax Credits & Public Education Financing

Since the beginning of the Great Recession, the state of Missouri has not been able to fully finance the School Funding Formula as required by law. Superintendents and school boards have had to become creative with ideas about how to pay for public education. David McGehee, superintendent of the Lee’s Summit School District, has published a blog post stating his ideas about how the state could re-evaluate one revenue obligation — tax credits — in light of the needs of students in the state.

To read his post, click here: http://lsr7supt.blogspot.com/2012/10/did-you-know-that-tax-credits-are-out.html


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About jwmartinez

JoLynne is a journalist and educator. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Kansas and a Master of Arts in Teaching from Park University and is certified to teach high school journalism and English. Former employment includes work for Cable News Network and the University of Missouri-Kansas City in addition to freelancing for clients such as the Kansas City Star and The Pitch.


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