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Kansas State Board of Education Meeting — Tuesday, Jan. 15

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The Kansas State Board of Education met Tuesday, Jan. 15.

From a policy standpoint, the highlights of their agenda were:

The audit was organized around the four principles of the ESEA Flexibility Waiver of:

1) college and career readiness;
2) assessing student and school performance;
3) teacher and principal evaluation systems; and
4) reducing duplicate reporting and paperwork for school districts.

According to LPA, it is estimated that school districts could incur between $34 million to $63 million to
implement the four principles of the waiver.

  • Attending Governor Sam Brownback’s State of the State Address.


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JoLynne is a journalist and educator. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Kansas and a Master of Arts in Teaching from Park University and is certified to teach high school journalism and English. Former employment includes work for Cable News Network and the University of Missouri-Kansas City in addition to freelancing for clients such as the Kansas City Star and The Pitch.



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