McNiece has served on board since 2013
Jim McNiece, who joined the Kansas State Board of Education in 2013, is a recipient of the National Associated of State Boards of Education (NASBE) 2018 Distinguished Service Award.
Kansas juniors will be able to take the ACT test and WorkKeys assessment for free during the 2018-2019 school year, the Kansas State Department of Education announced Tuesday, Aug. 7.
Grants will support 226 AmeriCorps members who help meet local needs
Kansas received more than $1.6 million in funding to help 226 AmeriCorps members meet local needs across the state, the Kansas Volunteer Commission announced Tuesday, Aug. 7.
The Kansas State Board of Education will conduct its next monthly meeting Aug. 14 and 15 in Topeka.