SMSD Board of Education candidates on the issues: Improving relations between teachers, administration

Shawnee Mission teachers packed the board chambers Monday to lobby for a new contract after negotiations broke down last month.

Last month, we asked our readers what issues they wanted to hear the candidates running for local office address ahead of this fall’s local elections primary. Based on the input we received, we developed a five-item questionnaire for candidates running for the Shawnee Mission Board of Education.

Today, we are publishing the candidates’ responses to item three: