-- The Lawrence Board of Education has selected Dr. Anthony Lewis as the next Superintendent of Lawrence Public Schools. KLWN talks in-depth with the new leader.
On January 29, 2018, the Lawrence Board of Education announced the choice of Dr. Anthony Lewis as the next Superintendent of USD 497.
Dr. Lewis, an assistant superintendent in the Kansas City, Missouri school district, will take over his new role in Lawrence July 1, 2018. He will become the 9th superintendent in Lawrence's school district history.
KLWN's Hank Booth talks in-depth with the new superintendent via phone, discussing a number of education topics, and the new leader's plans for Lawrence schools.