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2016 Meeting Information

Meetings:  Each month, the Kansas State Board of Education conducts a regular business meeting, which is open to the public. See below for 2016 schedule of meetings, generally planned for the second Tuesday and Wednesday of the month unless otherwise noted with an asterisk (*).

Agendas and Meeting Materials:  An agenda is published in advance of each meeting to notify the public of items the Board will be considering. The State Board’s agendas cover a wide range of educational issues related to duties outlined by the State Constitution, state statutes and federal law. These issues are of interest to educators, state and local policy makers, parents and guardians, students and community members.

Meeting Location:  Landon State Office Building, 900 SW Jackson Street, Topeka, unless alternate location is identified on the agenda. The Landon Building is east of the State Capitol. The Board Room is in Suite 102.

Citizens’ Open Forum:  During the Citizens’ Open Forum, the State Board of Education provides an opportunity for citizens to share views about topics of interest or issues currently being considered by the State Board. The Open Forum takes place the morning of the Tuesday meeting. Each speaker shall be given three minutes.

Minutes: The meeting minutes of the State Board of Education are posted on the website after the Board has approved them the following month.

Legislative Conference Calls:  The conference calls occur at 4 p.m. the last Friday of the month during the legislative session and originate in the office of Dale Dennis, Landon State Office Building.  They are open to the public. 


2016 Meeting Dates  Agenda Meeting Materials Approved Minutes
January 12 and 13 January Agenda January Materials January Minutes
February 9 and 10 February Agenda February Materials February Minutes
March 8 and 9 March Agenda March Materials March Minutes
April 19 and 20 * April Agenda April Materials April Minutes
May 17 and 18 * May Agenda May Materials May Minutes
June 14 and 15 June Agenda June Materials June Minutes
July 12 and 13 July Agenda July Materials July Minutes
August 4 Special Mtg Aug. 4 Agenda Aug. 4 Materials Aug. 4 Minutes
August 9 and 10 August Agenda August Materials August Minutes
September 20 and 21 * September Agenda September Materials September Minutes
October 18 and 19 * October Agenda October Materials October Minutes
November 9 and 10 * November Agenda November Materials  
December 13 and 14 December Agenda    
* Denotes altered schedule.   2017 SCHEDULE  


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