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Posted: Jun 29, 2022
Author: Ann Bush

A public hearing to consider proposed changes to the Kansas State High School Activities Association’s Rule 5 (classification of senior high schools) has been postponed until the August Kansas State Board of Education meeting. Action on the item will take place in September.

Posted: Jun 17, 2022
Author: Ann Bush

The Kansas State Board of Education approved two motions at its June meeting that will continue to help alleviate a shortage of teachers and substitute teachers in the state.

Posted: May 13, 2022
Author: Ann Bush

Kansas State Board of Education members received an update from the Kansas Graduation Requirements Task Force on Tuesday, May 10.

Posted: Apr 15, 2022
Author: Ann Bush

Dr. Mischel Miller, director of the Kansas State Department of Education’s Teacher Licensure and Accreditation (TLA) team, told Kansas State Board of Education members during their April meeting it may take some “out-of-the-box thinking” when it comes to teacher staffing shortages.

Posted: Apr 12, 2022
Author: Ann Bush

One-hundred-forty Kansas high school seniors have been named 2022 Kansas Career and Technical Education (CTE) Scholars, the Kansas State Department of Education announced Tuesday, April 12, 2022.

Posted: Mar 11, 2022
Author: Ann Bush

The Kansas State Board of Education discussed student inclusivity and racial equity during its March 8-9 meeting in Topeka.

Posted: Jan 18, 2022
Author: Ann Bush

The Kansas State Board of Education on Wednesday, Jan. 12, unanimously approved an emergency declaration that allows any individual meeting certain qualifications to apply for a Temporary Emergency Authorized License (TEAL).

Posted: Jan 12, 2022
Author: Ann Bush

The Kansas State Board of Education on Wednesday, Jan. 12, unanimously approved an emergency declaration that allows any individual meeting certain qualifications to apply for a Temporary Emergency Authorized License (TEAL).

Posted: Jan 11, 2022
Author: Ann Bush

To help solve the substitute teacher shortage caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Kansas State Board of Education on Tuesday, Jan. 11, began discussing an emergency declaration that would allow individuals meeting certain qualifications to apply for a Temporary Emergency Authorized License (TEAL).

Posted: Jan 11, 2022
Author: Ann Bush

Legislative Post Audit identified vulnerabilities in district IT security controls

The Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE) is partnering with Kansas school districts to develop cybersecurity guidance and recommendations that can help schools from becoming targets for cyberattacks, according to a presentation to the Kansas State Board of Education.

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