The Kansas State Board of Education will conduct its next monthly meeting on Tuesday, October 11, and Wednesday, October 12. Both days of the meeting will take place in Topeka as usual.
The agenda and meeting materials are viewable at:
The meeting will be livestreamed for the public to observe and listen to.
52.8% of KCTC survey respondents say they've seen someone being bullied at school
Schools across the state next week are observing Kansas Anti-Bullying Awareness Week.
Brian Skinner: ‘Education is being able to connect with each of your students on an individual level’
“Overall, education is not something that can be put in a box, and it is not just a list of strategies for someone to implement,” said Brian Skinner, an interrelated special education English teacher at Newton High School, Newton Unified School District 373. “Education is being able to connect with each of your students on an individual level, being able to build them to a place where they can see a realistic and successful future, and teaching the skills that will support adult learning and living. It’s about impacting a life for the better.”
Three Kansas schools have been designated 2022 National Blue Ribbon Schools, U.S. Secretary of Education Dr. Miguel Cardona announced Friday, Sept. 16.
The Kansas State Department of Education does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities. (more information...)
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