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Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE): Leadership and support for student learning.
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Join me for Talk-o- Tiesday!!
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KS Dept of Education Dec 14
Nominate a teacher for the nationally-recognized Presidential Award for Excellence and Mathematics and Science Teaching award!
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KS Dept of Education Dec 14
Check out what winner, Heidi Albin, did to encourage civic engagement. Love it!
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KS Dept of Education Dec 12
Lots of great conversations and special guests at the reception. Thanks again John, Sally, and Ken for your service on the board, and welcome to the new members!
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KS Dept of Education Dec 12
KSBE reception!
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KS Dept of Education Dec 12
The state board is hosting a reception for the three board members retiring. The quilt in the back features several of the schools in Sally Cauble's district - pretty neat! Sally made the quilt for !
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KS Dept of Education Dec 12
Now on the KSBE agenda: a quarterly update from the Kansas State School for the Blind and Kansas School for the Deaf. Part of the presentation is focused on the early intervention program for infants & 0-3.
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KS Dept of Education Dec 12
Report from the KSBE meeting: a workgroup will evaluate the definition of seclusion as an Emergency Safety Intervention. The recommendation was proposed by the Special Education Advisory Council. The group will meet before the Jan. SEAC meeting.
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KS Dept of Education Dec 12
Replying to @ksdehq
Join us at 4:15 next Tuesday for a time of reflection on the year. Come prepared to chat, think of some questions now!
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KS Dept of Education Dec 12
The December Talk-O Tuesday (NEXT WEEK!) is going to be a special treat for you all. It coincides w/ a holiday event at the Watson house, so there will be a variety of guests inclu other members of 's family!
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KS Dept of Education Dec 11
The Kansans Can vision has given us hope, Glen Suppes, superintendent of Smoky Valley USD 400, told State Board of Education members. He is being recognized as the 2019 Kansas Superintendent of the Year.
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KS Dept of Education Dec 11
Tons of fun in the KSBE meeting this afternoon! The Presidential Award for Excellence in Math & Science Teaching recipients Heidi Harris & Nancy Smith provide board members a peek inside their classrooms.
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KS Dept of Education Dec 11
Nancy Smith, a science teacher at Bentwood Elementary School , also is being recognized as a 2016 National Finalist for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
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KS Dept of Education Dec 11
Heidi Harris, who teaches mathematics at Union Valley Elementary , is being recognized by the Kansas State Board of Education for being a 2016 National Finalist for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
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KS Dept of Education Dec 11
Fowler Senior High students discuss project-based learning and Project Week with Kansas State Board of Education members. is a Gemini I Kansans Can School Redesign district.
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KS Dept of Education Dec 11
The elementary Leader in Me program is based off the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. The Ss focus on one goal at a time during the school year - they are on the third goal right now. High schoolers have adult mentors within the school.
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KS Dept of Education Dec 11
Corri McDowell shows how Ss "Learn the World" through field trips. For example, the Dime A Day program allowed Ss to accumulate real money w/ good behavior & they then bought Christmas gifts at the Dollar Tree & checked out by themselves.
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KS Dept of Education Dec 11
KSBE hears from Jeff Bollinger (sup) & Corri McDowell (K12 Principal) about their redesign project. You can do some research here:
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KS Dept of Education Dec 11
As always, you can tune in to the KSBE meeting. On youtube: or also through our board streaming page on the website.
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KS Dept of Education Dec 11
Straight out of 's report at the KSBE meeting: APOLLO ANNOUNCEMENT! One key difference in this phase: a whole district redesign is encouraged, but the application only requires one school to redesign. Here are some important dates. ⬇️
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