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Posted: Feb 15, 2018
Author: Ann Bush

TOPEKA — Kansas Commissioner of Education Dr. Randy Watson on Tuesday, Feb. 13, issued the following directive to the Kansas State Department of Education during the Kansas State Board of Education meeting:

Posted: Feb 6, 2018
Categories: KSDE
Author: Ann Bush

All Kansas school districts invited to take part

The third phase of the Kansans Can School Redesign Project — Gemini II: The Space Walk Begins — kicked off Monday, Feb. 5, with the opening of the application process.

Posted: Feb 2, 2018
Categories: KSDE
Author: Ann Bush

When seven Kansas school districts became Mercury 7 schools in August 2017, there was no manual in place to guide them on their journey. 

Posted: Jan 31, 2018
Categories: KSDE
Author: Ann Bush

CTE classes play important role in reaching vision for education in Kansas

Kansas students and school staff members will join others across the United States during the month of February to celebrate Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month®.

Posted: Jan 31, 2018
Categories: KSDE, CNW
Author: Ann Bush

Nearly half of state’s children qualify for free/reduced-price meals

TOPEKA — The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is seeking sponsors who are willing to provide nutritious meals to Kansas children during the summer months.

Posted: Jan 24, 2018
Author: Ann Bush

New program development initiative will expand after-school opportunities through AmeriCorps in Kansas

TOPEKA – Kansas will be better poised to expand out-of-school time opportunities for youth at a statewide level thanks to new funding awarded to the Kansas Volunteer Commission (KVC).

Posted: Jan 19, 2018
Categories: KSDE
Author: Ann Bush

TOPEKA — Kansas’ Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) plan has been approved by the U.S. Department of Education (USDOE), the Kansas State Department of Education announced Friday, Jan. 19.

Posted: Jan 19, 2018
Categories: KSDE
Author: Ann Bush

The outside of EPiC Elementary School may look similar to other schools across the country. It is what's inside that draws people to this small school in Liberty, Missouri.

Posted: Jan 16, 2018
Categories: KSDE
Author: Ann Bush

Two Kansas students have been selected as delegates to the 56th annual United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) that will take place March 3-10, 2018, in Washington, D.C.

Posted: Jan 12, 2018
Author: Ann Bush

Another phase of the Kansans Can School Redesign Project was announced by Kansas Commissioner of Education Randy Watson on Tuesday, Jan. 9, at the Kansas State Board of Education meeting in Topeka.

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