The amount is what Scott would have made if he taught in the district the remainder of the year.
In the agreement, which was obtained by the Turner Report through a Sunshine Law request, Scott to do the following:
-Help the district in the event any legal action is filed involving him and the district
-Not file for unemployment benefits
-Not take any legal action against the district
The district is also providing Scott with a neutral letter of reference, saying he worked for Joplin R-8 from August 10, 2016 to September 24, 2019.
Scott was beginning his third year at JHS after teaching one year at North Middle School.
In addition to his teaching duties, he was an assistant coach with the freshman football team and head coach of the seventh grade boys basketball team.