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Busy agenda set for State Board of Education

Busy agenda set for State Board of Education

Posted Date: 06/07/2022

The board will review and act on a wide range of issues during its monthly meeting . . .

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Being Brian: Walk the Talk

Being Brian: Walk the Talk

Posted Date: 06/07/2022

One of the foundational governance pieces we preach to school board members is that the policies you adopt become the school district's laws. When we talk about school board policies, school board . . .

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KASBO announces Hutchison as new executive director

KASBO announces Hutchison as new executive director

Posted Date: 06/01/2022

In his 30th year in education, Hutchison has been with Olathe USD 233 since 2007 . . .

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Kansas Future Teacher Academy to kick off

Kansas Future Teacher Academy to kick off

Posted Date: 05/31/2022

The future of Kansas education may be meeting next week when more than 60 high school students from 43 schools will be learning about becoming a teacher during the Kansas Future Teacher . . .

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Grading your school district

Grading your school district

Posted Date: 05/24/2022

How well is your school district doing? That’s a question school leaders may be getting from parents and constituents, from Legislators and lobbying groups, and from school board members as they . . .

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Celebrating Graduation 2022

Celebrating Graduation 2022

Posted Date: 05/19/2022

Along with Mother’s Day and Memorial Day, May is a time to celebrate graduation. All over Kansas, students are putting on caps and gowns and families are coming together to hold open houses, parties . . .

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Being Brian: Smooth Transitions

Being Brian: Smooth Transitions

Posted Date: 05/18/2022

Every year we can see a multitude of transitions, from graduations and the seasons to the starting of new jobs. What has led to success when you think about those personal transitions that you have . . .

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The Angie Address: What’s Next?

The Angie Address: What’s Next?

Posted Date: 05/20/2022

This is the time of the year that we get misty-eyed, reminiscing on what was and feeling a little uneasy about how it may never be that way again. The Silver Lake Eagles of this world are likely . . .

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2022 education bills signed into law, vetoed

2022 education bills signed into law, vetoed

Posted Date: 05/27/2022

With the 2022 legislative session nearing its end, here is a summary of education-related bills passed by the Legislature and signed into law by Gov. Laura Kelly. Legislators will return to session . . .

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FCC proposes using E-Rate funding to equip school buses with Wi-Fi

FCC proposes using E-Rate funding to equip school buses with Wi-Fi

Posted Date: 05/17/2022

More school buses would have Wi-Fi, allowing children to work on their assignments while riding, under a proposal by Federal Communications Commission Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel. The plan would . . .

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