Heyburn’s ruling favors bureaucrats over kids

Jefferson County Public Schools’ Superintendent Sheldon Berman responded to Tuesday’s decision by U.S. District Judge John G. Heyburn III denying a request by two families seeking an injunction against the school district’s unconstitutional student-assignment plan with this gem: “It’s always difficult for parents who don’t get the decision they want.” Apparently, it doesn’t bother Berman…

Attorney General smacks Jefferson County Board of Education

– Says secret evaluation of superintendent violated Kentucky law The Kentucky Attorney General’s office has issued an opinion regarding the recent secret evaluations of Jefferson County Public Schools superintendent Shelly Berman, which we commented on earlier here and here. Says the A-G, Berman’s secret evaluation violates Kentucky law. For some compelling reasons why the local…