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Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security (CTE Career Cluster)

Mission: To prepare students with the knowledge and skills necessary for continued education and, ultimately, a successful career in law, public safety, security, emergency services, police science, and/or fire science occupations.

The Law, Public Safety, Corrections, & Security Pathways of Study enable students:

·         To obtain necessary skills through high quality classroom, laboratory, and field instruction

·         To earn professional certifications required for employment

·         To transition to postsecondary level institutions for additional education opportunities

If your school is considering developing an LPSCS Pathway, the documents and resources on this page will guide you through the process and requirements.

 

LPSCS Workshop Resources

2015 Perkins Reserve - LPSS Workshop Grant Application

Approved LPSCS Pathways

LPSCS Statewide Articulation Agreements

Business and Industry Partnership LPSCS

Forensic Science in the HS Classroom - Part 1          Part 2

IFPO Presentation

Law Enforcement Resources

Youth Court

Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security Pathway Design Sheets with Compentencies and Resources

The pathway design sheets listed below include a list of the course options within each pathway and the competency profiles for each of those courses. These design sheets are good for the 2014-2015 and 2015-2016 school years unless otherwise noted.

Statewide Articulation Agreements

State-wide articulation agreements have been developed for all clusters. To see those available for this cluster's pathways, click on the following link.
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Statewide Articuation AgreementsLink

Resources/Newsletters

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August 2012PDF
August 2013PDF
December 2012PDF
May 2012PDF
May 2014PDF

Wage & Employment Information

The following documents highlight occupational outlook within the areas named in the title of the document based on the 2010-2020 Kansas Occupational Outlook Study and the 2012-2013 National Employment Occupational Outlook Handbook. Click on each title to open.

Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security
Consultant

Peggy Torrens
(785) 296-2221
ptorrens@ksde.org

Deputy Commissioner
Division of Learning Services
Brad Neuenswander
(785) 296-2303
bneuenswander@ksde.org

Director
Career, Standards and Assessment

Scott Smith
(785) 296-3142
sesmith@ksde.org

Assistant Director
Career and Technical Education
Jay Scott
(785) 296-3951
jscott@ksde.org

Assistant Director
Academic Standards
Jeannette Nobo
(785) 296-2078
jnobo@ksde.org

Assistant Director
Assessment
Beth Fultz
(785) 296-2325
bfultz@ksde.org

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