The Task Force was established in June 2021 to complete a comprehensive evaluation of Kansas high school graduation requirements in order to better meet the needs of students in the 21st century and reach the State Board's vision to lead the world in the success of each student. Jim McNiece, State Board Member, and Jarred Fuhrman, Principal at Basehor-Linwood High School, co-chair the Task Force. Members
Meetings will primarily be conducted virtually. Agendas and meeting materials are posted below.
July 22 Summary
Sept. 2, 2021
Sept. 16, 2021
New Graduation Requirements Presentation (PPT)
Division of Learning Services
Dr. Ben Proctor
Career, Standards and Assessment
Career and Technical Education
Natalie D. Clark
Dr. David Fernkopf
Kansas Volunteer Commission
Dr. Jessica Dorsey
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