At the February State Board meeting, members approved the Innovative District application of USD 364 Marysville, recognized the 2015 Kansas Teacher of the Year team, received a presentation on the Rose Standards, and learned about Virtual Schools and Programs in Kansas among other agenda items. The next meeting will be March 10 in Topeka and March 11 in Olathe and Kansas City for the annual visit to the Kansas State School for the Deaf and the Kansas State School for the Blind. In April, the State Board meeting will be conducted on Thursday and Friday, April 16 and 17.
The Kansas State Board of Education has developed a series of informational postcards. Each week during the legislative session a different message will be presented following the theme "Kansas College and Career Ready." Electronic versions are displayed below.
A New Era of Leadership Week 1
Statewide Vision Tour Week 2
State Board Members Week 3
College & Career Ready Week 4
Teacher of the Year Team Week 5
Join the Conversation! Week 6
Individual Plans of Study Week 7