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Posted: Feb 24, 2021
Categories: KSDE
Author: Ann Bush

Two Kansas students have been selected as delegates to the 59th annual United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) that will take place virtually March 14-17, 2021.

Posted: Feb 19, 2021
Author: Ann Bush

The Kansas State Board of Education will conduct a special meeting through video conference at 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 22, for the purpose of discussing and acting on three time-sensitive contracts.

Posted: Feb 18, 2021
Categories: KSDE
Author: Ann Bush

Kansas Commissioner of Education Dr. Randy Watson has created a task force to offer guidance and oversight of school districts’ plans for expenditure of federal funds focused on supporting student learning and student needs associated with the COVID-19 pandemic.

Posted: Feb 12, 2021
Author: Ann Bush

The Kansas State Board of Education members approved a new guidance document to help support schools successfully complete the 2020-2021 school year while simultaneously preparing for the 2022-2022 school year.

Posted: Jan 31, 2021
Categories: KSDE, CNW
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 15, 2021
Author: Ann Bush

Five Kansas State Board of Education members took part in a ceremonial swearing-in Tuesday, Jan. 12, via Zoom.

Posted: Jan 7, 2021
Categories: KSDE
Author: Ann Bush

TOPEKA — Thirty-two first-year educators from Kansas are being recognized for their outstanding teaching skills through the 2021 Kansas Horizon Award program.

Posted: Jan 5, 2021
Author: Ann Bush

Gov. Laura Kelly signed a proclamation declaring January 2021 as Mentoring Month in Kansas to coincide with National Mentoring Month.

Posted: Dec 11, 2020
Author: Ann Bush

Kansas State Board of Education members at their December virtual meeting accepted a recommendation to modify the Navigating Change guidance to allow for elementary school students to remain in an in-person or hybrid learning environment even when county metrics recommend a remote only learning environment – if school districts adhere to established safety protocols.

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

Two Kansas schools are being nationally recognized for exceptional student achievement in 2020.

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