R. Stephen Green, newly-named superintendent of the Kansas City Public Schools, continues his series of conversations with the public with the latest On the Scene with Dr. Green on Sunday, May 6, 2012, at 2:30 p.m. at the Plaza Branch, 4801 Main St.
During the event Green fields questions and provides straight answers regarding parent involvement, accreditation, leadership, and the future of classroom instruction.
Green has led Kauffman Scholars, Inc., a comprehensive college preparatory and scholarship program designed to significantly increase the number of college graduates from Greater Kansas City's urban schools. Previously, he was the superintendent of Community School District 28 and a local instructional superintendent in Region Three for the New York City Board of Education. He has also served as president and executive director of the New Jersey Teaching and Learning Collaborative; national executive director of the College Ed Program for the College Board; assistant superintendent for the Metropolitan School District of Lawrence Township in Indiana; teacher and professor of English literature at the high school and university levels; and director of minority student affairs at Butler University.
Admission is free. RSVP online  or call 816.701.3407.
This event is co-sponsored by The Roasterie.