TOPEKA—Sept. 13, 2015—B. Jolene Pennington, a fifth-grade teacher at Sunflower Elementary School in Paola (Paola USD 368), and Lucinda M. Crenshaw, a seventh-grade science teacher at West Middle School in Lawrence (Lawrence USD 497), were named Region 2 finalists for the 2016 Kansas Teacher of the Year award during a ceremony today in Topeka.
TOPEKA—Sept. 13, 2015—Anna Sahadeo, a second-grade teacher at Riverview Elementary School in Shawnee (De Soto USD 232), and Kristoffer R. Barikmo, a high school social studies teacher at Blue Valley High School in Overland Park (Blue Valley USD 229), were named Region 3 finalists for the 2016 Kansas Teacher of the Year award during a ceremony this evening in Overland Park.
TOPEKA—Sept. 12, 2015—Shelly Jennings, a second-grade teacher at Maize South Elementary School in Wichita (Maize USD 266), and Sheila E. Koup, a high school English teacher at Eureka Jr.-Sr. High School (Eureka USD 389), were named Region 4 finalists for the 2016 Kansas Teacher of the Year award during a ceremony this evening in Wichita.
TOPEKA – The Kansas State Board of Education this morning reviewed a series of academic performance outcomes for Kansas students as measured by the ACT, SAT, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) and the Kansas College and Career Ready Academic Assessment.
TOPEKA, Kan. – In an effort to meet community need, the Kansas Volunteer Commission (KVC) encourages Kansans 18 years of age or older to dedicate one year of service to a Kansas organization by serving as an AmeriCorps member.