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KSDE Accreditation Advisory Council

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS - Click here.

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Council Bylaws (pdf) 

Purpose of Accreditation Advisory Council

  • Reviews and provides input to KSDE staff concerning K-12 Accreditation documents and procedures.
  • Advises KSDE staff of field needs, concerns and issues.
  • Act as K-12 Accreditation advocates in the field and as liaisons to other groups.
  • Provides advice and counsel to the State Board of Education on issues of policy, such as regulations, corrective action plans, sanctions, levels of accreditation, etc.

Membership and Meetings

MEMBERSHIP
Cindi Barta, Co-chair (Bonner Springs-Edwardsville USD 204) - email
Council position: certified staff - high school

Mandy Rohr, Co-chair (Derby USD 260) - email
Council position: middle school administrators

List of Members

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NEXT MEETING

Members click here to RSVP for meetings.

Monday, August 29, 2016
Host:
KASB, 1420 SW Arrowhead Road, Topeka
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Hotel:
​Hampton Inn
1515 SW Arrowhead Rd
Topeka, KS 66604
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10 rooms at state rate of $89 reserved under the name of “Advisory Council"
Book by Aug. 6

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2016-2017 MEETING DATES
Monday, August 29, 2016
Monday, October 3, 2016
Monday, December 5, 2016 (if needed)
Monday, February 6, 2017
Monday, June 5, 2017

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2015-2016 MEETINGS
Monday, June 6, 2016 - minutes
Monday, April 4, 2016 - minutes
Monday, February 8, 2016  - minutes
Monday, December 7, 2015 - minutes
Monday, October 19, 2015 - minutes
Monday, August 31, 2015 -
minutes

2014-2015 MEETINGS
June 1, 2015 - 6-1-2015 Minutes
April 6, 2015 - 4-6-2015 Minutes
February 9, 2015 - 2-9-2015 Minutes
December 1, 2014 - 12-1-2014 Minutes
September 8, 2014 - 9-8-2014 Minutes

DEFINITION: Successful Kansas High School Graduate

A SUCCESSFUL KANSAS HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE has the  academic preparation, cognitive preparation, technical skills, employability skills, and civic engagement to be successful in postsecondary education, in the attainment of an industry recognized certification, or in the workforce without the need for remediation.”
Adopted by the Kansas State Board of Education, January 2016

K-12 Accreditation Contacts

Teacher Licensure and Accreditation Team Director
Scott Myers
785-296-8010
785-296-4381 (fax)
smyers@ksde.org

Assistant Director
Bill Bagshaw
785-296-2198
bbagshaw@ksde.org

Education Program Consultant
Kelly Slaton
785-368-7356
kslaton@ksde.org

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