K-12 Education

‘Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity’: Lawrence teacher appears on ‘Jeopardy!’

When Elizabeth Devereaux was in middle school, she was voted by her classmates as “most likely to appear on 'Jeopardy!'” Last week, the Lawrence middle school teacher saw her classmates’ prediction become a reality when she appeared on the Wednesday episode of the beloved trivia show ...

Lawrence school board ratifies teacher contract with no salary increase

The Lawrence school district’s teaching force has a finalized contract for the 2021-22 school year, with no base salary increases coming for the new year. During its meeting on Monday, the Lawrence school board ratified the agreement with the local teachers union, finalizing the contract. ...