Local education board in Kansas to change hiring procedures
April 12, 2017
PITTSBURG, Kan. (AP) — A school board in the southeastern Kansas is looking for a third party to review its hiring procedures after an inquiry by student journalists prompted an incoming high school principal to resign.
Pittsburg School Board Vice President John Clark told the Pittsburg Morning Sun (http://bit.ly/2omsgyL ) that the board is seeking assistance in reviewing both the events that led up to Amy Robertson's resignation last week and shoring up their hiring practices to avoid similar incidents in the future.
The student reporters' concerns stemmed from Robertson receiving her ma...