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Posted: Jan 21, 2022
Author: Ann Bush

The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is looking for sponsors willing to provide nutritious meals to Kansas children during the summer months.

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 13, 2022
Categories: KSDE
Author: Ann Bush

Two Kansas students have been selected as delegates to the 60th annual United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) that will take place virtually March 6-9, 2022.

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

Funds provided through Volunteer Generation Fund used to support Kansas volunteerism

The Kansas Volunteer Commission has awarded a total of $122,276 to seven Kansas volunteer and mentor organizations through the 2022 Volunteer Generation Fund (VGF) grant competition.

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.

Posted: Jan 10, 2022
Categories: KSDE
Author: Ann Bush

Thirty-two first-year educators from Kansas are being recognized for their outstanding teaching skills through the 2022 Kansas Horizon Award program.

Posted: Dec 17, 2021
Categories: KSDE
Author: Ann Bush

Kansas one of eight states to participate in school meal demonstration project

Gov. Laura Kelly announced that Kansas has been selected as one of eight states to participate in a demonstration project utilizing Medicaid eligibility data to certify eligible students for free and reduced-price school meals.

Posted: Dec 16, 2021
Author: Ann Bush

The Kansas State Board of Education at its December meeting received a final report on Literacy Network of Kansas (LiNK), a three-year, $27 million literacy project facilitated by the Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE).

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