The Kansas State Board of Education will conduct its next regular meeting May 9 and 10 in Topeka. Agenda
On April 22, State Board members met with U.S. Senator Jerry Moran in Topeka. First, Commissioner Randy Watson provided an overview of the Kansans Can vision for education. Senator Moran then shared insight on education issues at the federal level, helped answer questions about Title funding and heard from State Board members about federal budget concerns and ESSA expectations.
As in previous years, Kansas legislators received a weekly informational postcard from the State Board during the legislative session. This year's series focused on state level educational outcomes and accomplishments made toward the Kansans Can vision to lead the world in the success of each student.
Week 1 Introduction
Week 2 Outcomes
Week 3 Kindergarten Readiness
Week 4 Individual Plan of Study
Week 5 High School Graduation Rates
Week 6 Postsecondary attendance/completion
Week 7 Social-Emotional Growth
Week 8 Civic Engagement
Week 9 Elevating Teacher Voices
Week 10 Engaging the Business Community
Week 11 Teacher Vacancy and Supply Committee
Week 12 Together, Kansans Can
Board Member Contact Information (PDF)
Kansas State Board of Education Live Media Stream
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