The Bonner Springs/Edwardsville School District’s Board of Education met Monday evening, March 11. From a policy standpoint, the highlight of their agenda was an informational report from Leading Educators. Select teachers from participating districts serve two-year fellowships with that organization to develop their leadership skills with the goal of improving student learning. According to the Leading Educators website:
This goal of the Fellowship is to decrease teacher attrition in high-needs schools and contribute to robust systems for impact at scale.
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