The Kansas State Board of Education spoke to thousands of Kansans about what a successful young person should look like. Then they turned that input into action.
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September 20, 2018
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Community volunteers can provide fresh perspectives on academic content, open students' eyes to new career opportunities, and speak to underserved populations of students.
August 15, 2018
Social skills aren't just important to make connections with friends and family -- they could help you get hired.
August 07, 2018
Relationships matter for a child's education--including the relationships between teachers and staff, principals and parents, and schools and the community.
July 18, 2018
Every student deserves a shot at developing workforce skills and getting real work experience. Eshauna Smith of Urban Alliance explains how to provide that opportunity.
July 16, 2018
Social, emotional, and academic development don't have to stop at the end of the school day, explains Bridget Laird of WINGS for Kids.
June 18, 2018
At alternative schools, relationships come first. Maybe that's why they feel so different from regular high schools.
May 03, 2018
To give students strong academic knowledge, applicable work skills, and a sense of civic responsibility, we have to change our approach.