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Schools chief taps industry to bring rich career experiences to students

Tom Trigg is the superintendent of Kansas’ Blue Valley school system—and an ambassador between two worlds. The first world is his 22,000-student system, a high-performing district located in the suburbs southwest of Kansas City, Mo. The other is the surrounding business community, which Mr. Trigg an

Blue Valley named District of Distinction

Blue Valley Schools has innovative educational ideas that work and a national recognition program has taken notice. Blue Valley was named a District of Distinction for the impact its Center for Advanced Professional Studies (CAPS) has had on college and career readiness. CAPS reflects the innovative