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Posted: Jul 30, 2021
Author: Ann Bush

Hundreds of Kansans during the first week of the Kansans Can Success Tour gave input on what schools need to help accomplish a change in the state's education system.

Posted: Jul 29, 2021
Author: Ann Bush

The Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE) announces the participation of sponsoring agencies in the Child and Adult Care Food Program for the current program year.

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

Senior student interviews Kansas Commissioner along Kansans Can Success Tour route

A partnership between Concordia Junior-Senior High School and KNCK Radio is helping some Concordia teens decide if journalism is the career path they want to take.

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

29,268 people have accessed a venue featured on Sunflower Summer app

The Sunflower Summer program is seeing a lot of success since it launched just a few weeks ago.

Posted: Jul 19, 2021
Author: Ann Bush

Organizations will bolster their volunteer programs by completing prestigious Service Enterprise change management certification process

Seven organizations have been selected to join the 2021 Kansas Service Enterprise initiative to work toward achieving their Service Enterprise (SE) certification, the Kansas Volunteer Commission announced.

Posted: Jul 19, 2021
Categories: KSDE
Author: Ann Bush

More than five years ago, Kansans told us what they desired in their education system in Kansas. What has changed since then?

Kansas Commissioner of Education Dr. Randy Watson and Deputy Commissioner Dr. Brad Neuenswander are conducting 50 community conversations throughout the state on their Kansans Can Success Tour, which kicks off July 26.

Posted: Jul 15, 2021
Author: Ann Bush

Kansas State Board of Education members had an opportunity to hear social-emotional success stories during their July meeting.

Posted: Jul 15, 2021
Author: Ann Bush

Grants will support 243 AmeriCorps members who help meet local needs

Kansas received more than $1.8 million in funding to help 243 AmeriCorps members meet local needs across the state, the Kansas Volunteer Commission announced Thursday, July 15.

Posted: Jul 14, 2021
Author: Ann Bush

Kansas Commissioner of Education Dr. Randy Watson and Kansas State Board of Education members on Wednesday, July 14, announced $15 million in funding to address early literacy.

Posted: Jul 14, 2021
Author: Ann Bush

The subject of critical race theory is currently dominating media headlines and daily conversations for many. Just as we teach our Kansas students to be judicious consumers of information, we encourage all Kansans to educate themselves on what critical race theory (CRT) is and what it isn’t.

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