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Jean Evans

Jean Evans

Jean Evans is state director of the Missouri Federation for Children. She is a former executive director of the Missouri Republican Party and a former member of the Missouri House of Representatives.

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Two yellow school buses are show in bright sunshine outside a two-story brick school building in Columbia, Missouri.

Rocky start to school year shows need for more choice in Missouri | Opinion

By: - October 13, 2021

Talk about dashed hopes.  A school year that began weeks ago with at least the promise of a return to normalcy after 18 months of pandemic-driven disruption has again descended into near-chaos.  Across the state, thousands of students are quarantined, fistfights are breaking out at school board meetings in disputes over mask policies and the […]