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District and Org List by District Number

List of Districts and Organization numbers sorted by District number.

Updated on

December 03, 2017

Topic

APR Indicator Data Collection, Special Education MIS Data Collection

Age

None

Organizations and Districts by Org Number

Organizations and Districts by Org Number

Updated on

December 03, 2017

Topic

APR Indicator Data Collection, Special Education MIS Data Collection

Age

None

IEP Webinar - Objectives and Benchmarks

This webinar provides training/guidance on writing Objectives and Benchmarks within an IEP. Run time for this webinar is 5:37

Updated on

December 01, 2017

Topic

Compliance/Guidance, IEP

Age

All Ages

IEP Webinar - Preparation for the IEP

This is webinar covers information that is helpful in the preparation for writing an IEP for students of any age level. Run time for this video is 24:14

Updated on

December 01, 2017

Topic

Compliance/Guidance, IEP

Age

All Ages

IEP Webinar - Standards Based IEPs

This webinar provides training on the use of Standards Based IEPs. Run time for this webinar is 26:44.

Updated on

December 01, 2017

Topic

Compliance/Guidance, IEP

Age

All Ages

Kansas College & Career Ready

College and Career Ready means an individual has the academic preparation,cognitive preparation, technical skills, and employability skills to be successful in postsecondary education, in the attainment of an industry recognized certification or in the workforce, without the need for remediation.”

Updated on

December 01, 2017

Topic

None

Age

Elementary (K − 6), High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9)

Family Engagement: A Critical Component to Building an Empowering Culture in the Kansas Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

This handout includes the PTA National Standards for Family School Partnerships which focuses on what families, schools, and communities can do together to support positive student outcomes. Family Engagement is a key aspect of Kansas MTSS. For this reason, schools must make a concerted effort...

Updated on

December 01, 2017

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

Elementary (K − 6), High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9)

Kindergarten in Kansas

Kindergarten in Kansas will provide an overview of important topics which can assist you in preparations that need to be made prior to kindergarten entry for your child.  

Updated on

December 01, 2017

Topic

Early Childhood Transition, Family/Community Engagement

Age

Elementary (K − 6), Early Childhood (Birth − K)

Kansas College & Career Ready Standards for Science

This booklet will provide an overview of why new science standards have been adopted, a glimpse of A Framework for K-12 Science Education and family fun science activities that can be done at home.

Updated on

December 01, 2017

Topic

None

Age

Elementary (K − 6), High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9)

Bullying: What Families Need to Know

This document explains what families can do if their child is bullied.

Updated on

December 01, 2017

Topic

None

Age

Elementary (K − 6), Middle School (6 − 9), Early Childhood (Birth − K)

A Family Guide to Schoolwide Positive Behavior Supports (SWPBS)

Schoolwide Positive Behavior Support is a system that is developed by a school for improving student behavior. This booklet will provide families in depth information about this system.

Updated on

December 01, 2017

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS), Behavior

Age

Elementary (K − 6), High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9)

MTSS - Helping Your Child Grow, Learn & Succeed

MTSS, the Multi-Tier System of Supports, is a framework to help schools and teachers give every Kansas child the right type of support to learn, grow and succeed. This booklet targets the area of reading.

Updated on

December 01, 2017

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

Elementary (K − 6), High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9)

Working Together - A Family Engagement Resource for Educators

Working together lays the foundation for strong schools and communities. Inviting families and community members to be involved in schools increases attendance, improves behavior and promotes higher academic achievement.We hope you turn to this resource for useful, quick information throughout th...

Updated on

December 01, 2017

Topic

Family/Community Engagement

Age

All Ages

A Family Guide to Math in a Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

MTSS, the Multi-Tier System of Supports, is a framework to help schools and teachers give every Kansas child the right type of support to learn, grow and succeed. This booklet targets the area of math.

Updated on

December 01, 2017

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

Elementary (K − 6), High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9)

A Family Guide to Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

This booklet reviews the basic components of any MTSS process and includes questions you might want to ask your child's school to learn more about the MTSS process. Also included are ways you can get involved in the process and what to do and where to go if you have questions or concerns.

Updated on

December 01, 2017

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

Elementary (K − 6), High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9)

Social, Emotional & Character Development (SECD) Standards

Social, Emotional, and Character Development (SECD) Standards were endorsed by the Kansas State Board of Education in 2012 to provide schools with a framework for integrating social-emotional learning and character development into a child’s education. The SECD Standards help students learn, pra...

Updated on

December 01, 2017

Topic

Family/Community Engagement

Age

Elementary (K − 6), High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9)

Growing Graduates

This handout breaks down what families need to know to prevent their children from dropping out of school.

Updated on

December 01, 2017

Topic

Compliance/Guidance

Age

Elementary (K − 6), High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9), Early Childhood (Birth − K)

Sarah Powell: Mathematics Peer Tutoring in the Early Elementary Grades

In this 90-min session, participants learn how to effectively pair students for peer tutoring in mathematics. We focus on peer-tutoring practice related to counting, comparison, and addition and subtraction concepts.

Updated on

November 30, 2017

Topic

Mathematics, Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

Elementary (K − 6), Early Childhood (Birth − K)

Randy Watson: Keynote Session

Keynote Session for the Septemeber 13-14 2017 Kansas MTSS Symposium

Updated on

November 29, 2017

Topic

Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS), School Improvement

Age

All Ages

Shauna Tominy: Stop, Think, Act: Promoting Executive Function and Self-Regulation for Young Children

Executive function (EF) and self-regulation are foundational skills for learning and lifelong success. These skills can be improved with practice and support, and serve as protective factors for children who experience contextual risk. Learn about caregiver and teacher practices that impact EF an...

Updated on

November 28, 2017

Topic

Co-Teaching, Instruction, Specially Designed Instruction, Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS)

Age

Elementary (K − 6)