Partners and Support

KASB is proud to have businesses and organizations demonstrate their support of its mission by participating in the KASB Partnership Program, underwriting opportunities and supporting the annual convention. These opportunities support KASB's work with school boards by giving members access to products or services that help meet their needs in a cost-effective manner and and improve efficiency.

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Trane is a KASB Prestigious Partner and a Preferred Provider of energy services
. As a global leader in energy and comfort solutions, Trane is a proven leader in providing high performance classrooms and sustainable schools that are fiscally and environmentally responsible, and that can significantly improve the quality and cost-effective delivery of education. 

Part of Trane’s comprehensive program approach includes their innovation BTU Crew™ curriculum, an educational program on energy use and conservation in buildings, as well as STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) career exploration. These programs reinforce local college and career readiness programs with access to state-of-the-art career exploration and training opportunities.

Trane and KASB Partnership Media Release

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k12itc is KASB's Prestigious Partner and a preferred provider. Based in Kansas City, k12itc delivers customized services for K-12 school districts, no matter the size! By leveraging a special mix of cloud computing and on-site support, k12itc has developed a model enabling districts to achieve better technology support at a lower cost.  

k12itc and KASB Partnership Media Release

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American Fidelity Assurance is a KASB Prestigious Partner and a Preferred Provider: 
Services and benefits customized to meet the unique needs of public education employees and employers. 

Their unique position as a leader in this market gives our members a high standard of service, a strong variety of voluntary insurance benefits for employees to choose from and a state-of-the-art no-cost Section 125 plan services and record keeping for flexible spending plan services. 

American Fidelity Assurance is a great source for KASB members looking for healthcare reform compliance information and other supplemental insurance benefits. KASB and American Fidelity have partnered in the design of benefits available only to KASB members. The new statewide Group Life program and new KASB Vision Plan are invaluable additions to your current benefit offerings.

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Piper Jaffray & Co. is a KASB Prestigious Partner and Preferred Provider.

Based in Leawood, Kansas, Piper Jaffray & Co. delivers innovative financing solutions for school districts as they evaluate new facilities or refinancing of outstanding bond issues. The company provides municipal bond underwriting and financial advisory services to clients in the public sector, including school districts and higher education. 

Piper Jaffray and KASB Partnership Media Release

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Opaa! is a KASB Prestigious Partner and Preferred Provider. 

Established in 1978, Opaa! is a family-owned business that works with school districts to deliver a quality, cost effective, food management system. From menu planning, labor management and computerized nutritional analysis to inventory forecasting, Opaa! provides a much needed solution for school systems experiencing a need for food management expertise. 

Opaa! works with local districts to tailor a child nutrition program that meets local needs, then incorporates locally grown farm-fresh fruits and vegetables. They combine high quality foods with proven purchasing production strategies to deliver superior meals and service.  

Opaa! and KASB Partnership Media Release

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