Leavenworth USD 453’s Anthony, David Brewer elementary schools honored
Two Kansas schools have been designated 2019 National Schools of Character, Character.org announced Friday, May 10, in Washington, D.C.
Four other students named semifinalists
Two Kansas students have been named 2019 U.S. Presidential Scholars by the White House Commission on Presidential Scholars.
The next regular Kansas State Board of Education meeting is May 14 and 15 in Topeka.
Other schools, districts also honored at ceremony in Topeka
Anthony Elementary and David Brewer Elementary schools, Leavenworth Unified School District 453, were announced as 2019 Kansas Schools of Character on Wednesday, May 1, during a special ceremony at the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site in Topeka.
Forty-one schools representing 19 districts across Kansas will take part in Apollo, the fourth phase of the Kansans Can School Redesign Project, the Kansas State Department of Education announced Tuesday, April 16.
Thirty-nine Kansas high school seniors have been named 2019 Kansas Career and Technical Education (CTE) Scholars, the Kansas State Department of Education announced Tuesday, April 16, 2019.
Kansans Can School Redesign Project helping meet needs of all students
The Confidence in Kansas Public Education Task Force has named 185 schools in 98 Kansas public school districts as recipients of the 2018 Challenge Awards.
The next regular Kansas State Board of Education meeting is April 16 and 17, the third week of the month. Board members will meet in Topeka on the 16th, then on the 17th they will visit the School for the Blind in Kansas City and School for the Deaf in Olathe.
Challenge encourages employer-supported volunteering
Fourteen Kansas employers have registered for the first Give Back Kansas Challenge. The purpose of the challenge is to engage Kansans in employer-supported volunteering. This statewide challenge runs from April 1 through May 31, 2019.
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