Kansas

Leading During Period of Uncertainty: Building Capacity for Guiding Change

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

2021-06-09T12:39:30-04:00May 26th, 2021|Kansas, Missouri|

Supporting School Redesign through Training Cadre and Leadership Development

R12CC is assisting the Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE) with implementation and scaling of the Kansans Can Redesign Initiative. Schools engaged in redesign are guided by four core principles—personalized learning, student success skills, family/business/community partnerships, and real-world application—to help students develop academic and non-academic capacities needed to be successful in postsecondary education, the workforce,

2021-02-18T11:28:05-05:00February 18th, 2021|Kansas|

Voices from the Field: An Interview with Mischel Miller from KSDE

Voices from the Field spotlights stakeholders in Region 12 and their work to improve educational opportunities and outcomes. R12CC is privileged to collaborate with and share the insights of Mischel Miller, Director of Teacher Licensure and Accreditation at the Kansas State Department of Education. What is the goal of Kansans Can Redesign? The overall mission

2021-02-18T19:34:32-05:00February 12th, 2021|Kansas, News|

Year 1 Efforts Support Redesign Training Cadre and Superintendents

R12CC is assisting the Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE) to achieve the Kansas State Board of Education’s vision that all schools will be involved in redesign efforts by 2026. Moving away from a “one-size-fits-all” system, school redesign focuses on helping each student develop academic and non-academic capacities needed to be successful in postsecondary education,

2021-02-02T16:06:26-05:00November 20th, 2020|Kansas|