Implementing additional social-emotional learning activities, defining a clear definition of bullying and allocating resources for school- and district-based research to monitor bullying incidents and responses were just a few of the suggestions made to the Blue Ribbon Task Force on Bullying on Tuesday, May 28, during a regional meeting in Clearwater.
Cheryl Johnson, director of KSDE’s Child Nutrition and Wellness team, and school food service directors from across Kansas discussed the Farm to Plate program with State Board members.
Information will be used to develop recommendations for State Board of Education
Bullying affects everyone, and Kansas is taking steps to combat this complex issue by convening a Blue Ribbon Task Force on Bullying that will have meetings across the state to gather public input.
Leavenworth USD 453’s Anthony, David Brewer elementary schools honored
Two Kansas schools have been designated 2019 National Schools of Character, Character.org announced Friday, May 10, in Washington, D.C.
Four other students named semifinalists
Two Kansas students have been named 2019 U.S. Presidential Scholars by the White House Commission on Presidential Scholars.
The next regular Kansas State Board of Education meeting is May 14 and 15 in Topeka.
Other schools, districts also honored at ceremony in Topeka
Anthony Elementary and David Brewer Elementary schools, Leavenworth Unified School District 453, were announced as 2019 Kansas Schools of Character on Wednesday, May 1, during a special ceremony at the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site in Topeka.
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