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Posted: Aug 4, 2020
Categories: KSDE
Author: Ann Bush

Awardees receive $10,000 cash award from National Science Foundation

Two Kansans are among 107 educators being recognized as national finalists for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) program – the nation’s highest honor for math and science teaching.

Posted: Jul 21, 2020
Author: Ann Bush

The Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE) announces the participation of all Kansas school districts and many private schools in the National School Lunch and/or School Breakfast Program.

Posted: Jul 17, 2020
Author: Ann Bush

The names of the schools and districts taking part in the Kansans Can School Redesign Project: Apollo II were announced during the July Kansas State Board of Education meeting.

Posted: Jul 15, 2020
Author: Ann Bush

‘Navigating Change’ outlines three learning environment options

The Kansas State Board of Education on Wednesday, July 15, accepted a guidance document developed to help schools reopen safely and deliver education through multiple learning environments as the need arises.

Posted: Jul 14, 2020
Author: Ann Bush

Kansans Can School Redesign Project now includes more than 70 districts

Sixteen schools are joining the Kansans Can School Redesign Project as the Apollo II cohort, the fifth phase of the project.

Posted: Jun 29, 2020
Categories: KSDE, CNW
Author: Ann Bush

A federal grant will help the Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE), the Kansas Farm Bureau and Kansas State Research and Extension work together to bring more fresh, local foods into schools.

Posted: Jun 29, 2020
Author: Ann Bush

In order to better align the Kansas Teacher of the Year program with the national program, the Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE) recently announced some changes to the program’s timeline.

Posted: Jun 12, 2020
Author: Ann Bush

The Kansas State Board of Education at its June meeting approved the recommendations of the Accreditation Review Council (ARC) and awarded accreditation to Wichita Unified School District 259; Solomon USD 393; Eudora USD 491; and the Kansas School for the Deaf.

Posted: Jun 9, 2020
Author: Ann Bush

The recent death of George Floyd has left us stunned, sad, angry and bewildered.

Posted: Jun 5, 2020
Author: Ann Bush

The Kansas Volunteer Commission (KVC), a program of the Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE), has awarded 27 organizations funding to support volunteer initiatives designed to respond to changing community needs created by the COVID-19 pandemic. Grant awards range between $500 to $1,000, and projects must take place prior to June 30, 2020.

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