This past August, in response to the rapidly changing context of delivering education during COVID-19, Region 12 Comprehensive Center launched a monthly forum to engage Kansas school superintendents in conversations about leading change in times of uncertainty. Facilitated by Bryan Goodwin, CEO of McREL International, and Bill Slotnik, CEO of the Community Training and Assistance
This blog post features an infographic that highlights seven foundational best practices for creating effective summer and extended learning opportunities.
by Katie Allen Summer is just around the corner and many schools and communities are working on plans to provide kids with innovative learning opportunities. The U.S. Department of Education’s recent announcement of $81 billion in funds for education provided by the American Rescue Plan provides states and
A talented educator workforce is an essential foundation for improving educational outcomes for students. As such, securing teachers at all levels of the educator pipeline (recruitment, preparation, and retention) is necessary for student success. Unfortunately, the United States educator workforce is experiencing shortages of crisis-level proportions, and these shortages
This self-paced course from the Western Educational Assistance Center helps participants to infuse family engagement strategies and frameworks that are culturally responsive into school communities.
This article by KSDE's Mischel Miller explores the Kansas education system and the leadership necessary to implement crucial instructional changes in the classroom.