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Posted: Dec 5, 2022
Author: Tamla Miller

The Kansas State Board of Education will conduct its next monthly meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 13  and Wednesday, Dec. 14. Both days of the meeting will take place in Topeka as usual.

The agenda and meeting materials are viewable at:

https://www.ksde.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=rlnwhrFm2IE%3d&portalid=0

The meeting will be livestreamed for the public to observe and listen.

https://www.ksde.org/Board/Kansas-State-Board-of-Education/Streaming-Media

Posted: Nov 17, 2022
Author: Ann Bush

Future requirements maintain minimum graduation requirement of 21 units, give districts option to use mastery and competency to award credits

TOPEKA — After more than a year of discussing graduation requirements for Kansas students, the Kansas State Board of Education last week voted to approve the Graduation Requirements Task Force recommendations.

Posted: Nov 10, 2022
Author: Ann Bush

The Kansas State Board of Education on Thursday, Nov. 10, accepted the Kansas Advisory Council for Indigenous Education Working Group’s mascot reform statement and recommendations. 

Posted: Oct 13, 2022
Author: Ann Bush

Kansas Commissioner of Education Dr. Randy Watson presented his annual report to the Kansas State Board of Education on Oct. 11 during the State Board’s monthly meeting in Topeka.

Posted: Aug 10, 2022

Kansas State Board of Education members during their August meeting conducted a public hearing to consider proposed changes to the Kansas State High School Activities Association’s (KSHSAA) classification of senior high schools.

Posted: Jul 26, 2022
Author: Ann Bush

The State Board of Education will conduct a public hearing at 9:20 a.m., or as soon thereafter as possible, on Wednesday, Aug. 10, in the board room in Landon State Office Building, 900 SW Jackson St. Suite 102, Topeka, Kansas, to consider proposed changes to the Kansas State High School Activities Association’s (KSHSAA) Rule 5 – classification of senior high schools.

Posted: Jul 15, 2022
Author: Ann Bush

The Kansas State Board of Education took action at its July meeting that will help alleviate the shortage of teachers across the state.

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.

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