Kansas Equity Series on race continues TuesdayLeah Fliter
The Kansas Equity Series on race and equity sponsored by KASB, USA-Kansas and Topeka USD 501 continues tomorrow at 10 a.m.
Tuesday’s discussion will feature Wichita USD 259 Superintendent Dr. Alicia Thompson; Caney Valley USD 436 Superintendent Blake Vargas; Kansas African American Affairs Commission Board Member and Topeka USD 501 Director of Certified Personnel and Equity Dr. Beryl New; and Emporia USD 253 Board of Education President Art Gutierrez. The dialog on race and equity will be facilitated by USA-Kansas Executive Director G.A. Buie and former KASB President and former Topeka Public Schools Board President Patrick Woods.
You can register for the event here: https://usakansas.wildapricot.org/event-3886281. The event will also be live streamed on KASB’s Facebook page.
More than 500 people viewed the first installment of the series on June 23. That session featured USD 501 Superintendent Dr. Tiffany Anderson; former KASB president and current Seaman USD 345 Board member and NSBA Secretary-Treasurer Frank Henderson; Dr. Reginald Eggleston, superintendent of Geary County USD 475; Lawrence USD 497 Superintendent Dr. Anthony Lewis and Kansas City Kansas USD 500 Superintendent Dr. Charles Foust. The resources from that wide-ranging conversation are posted here.