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Posted: May 6, 2021
Categories: KSDE
Author: Ann Bush

Three mathematics educators and three science educators have been named 2021 state finalists for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST).

Posted: May 4, 2021
Author: Tamla Miller

The Kansas State Board of Education will conduct its next monthly meeting in-person Tuesday, May 11 in Topeka. On Wednesday, May 12, Board members will make their annual visits to the School for the Deaf in Olathe and the School for the Blind in Kansas City.

The agenda and meeting materials are viewable at:                            

Tuesday’s meeting will be livestreamed.

Posted: Apr 28, 2021
Categories: KSDE
Author: Ann Bush

For eight years, Ashley Bates-Crowley longed to hear her son say “mama” again. The last time she heard him say it, he was nearly 3 years old, and it was shortly before tubes were placed in his ears.

Posted: Apr 20, 2021
Categories: KSDE
Author: Ann Bush

Mission Valley Elementary School student seeing gains inside, outside of classroom

The sand slips slowly through Carter Willard’s fingers. He is delighted by the feel. Children around him on the playground may be swinging or climbing up stairs to a slide. Not Carter.


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