Author - Rachel Thomas

KASB President Lori Blake’s Statement of Support for the Office of Broadband Development

The following statement may be attributed to KASB President Lori C. Blake: The Kansas Association of School Boards applauds Governor Laura Kelly for her Executive Order establishing the Office of Broadband Development to promote universal access to broadband internet service in Kansas. KASB also appreciates the work of the SPARK Executive Committee and Task Force, the State Finance Council, the Kansas Department of Commerce, and the numerous public-private partnerships that led to the designation of more than $49 million in CARES Act funding to make broadband internet more accessible in Kansas. We look forward to supporting this initiative with our schools...

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