Author - Carol Pitts

Leadership for Tomorrow Class of 2017 Graduates

Twenty-five education leaders from across Kansas recently completed a year-long leadership development class sponsored by the Kansas Association of School Boards. KASB’s Leadership for Tomorrow Class of 2017 was chosen last January through a nomination and application process focusing on individual leadership in public education and participation in activities that promote effective governance and raise student achievement. They were recognized during the KASB Annual Conference in Wichita Dec. 2, 2017. The 2017 KASB Leadership for Tomorrow graduates pictured above include: Front Row L-R Dr. Mike Morrison, Topeka; Bill Rinkenbaugh, Augusta; Angela Handy, De Soto; Tim Winter, Wamego; Scott Wilson, Andover. Second Row L-R James Adams,...

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‘New Day in Education’ tour continues through Friday

The 'new day' advocacy tour continues through Friday this week with meetings in Lawrence and Iola today, then Emporia and Paola on Friday. A new funding formula, new finance plan and a new school year...it's a new day for Kansas Public Education! Catch up with KASB Advocacy Staff and join in the new day conversations. The hour-long meetings include a welcome and information from the host district, a briefing on top topics concerning Kansas education and a chance to ask questions and discuss issues! No registration or charge! Thur. Aug. 10 10 a.m.  in Lawrence at the College & Career Center, 2910...

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