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“This Is Not Right…”

“This Is Not Right…” It was, at once, an expression of grief, a plea for help, a cry of desperation, from a young woman who had no other words to express the pain and anguish she was feeling. Her friend … Continue reading

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Hobson’s Choice

I imagine that people who have never visited Kansas might have a narrow view of who we are. When you say “Kansas,” some people probably envision cowboys, cattle, and fields of crops as far as the eye can see. If … Continue reading

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Journey of a Superintendent: Never Underestimate

By Dr. Cynthia Lane, Superintendent of Schools A week doesn’t pass without a group of individuals living the essence of what anthropologist Margaret Meade meant when she stated: “Never doubt that a small group of committed people can change the … Continue reading

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Journey of a Superintendent: What’s On Our Horizon with High-Speed Fiber?

Our world is changing so fast. I sometimes wonder if schools and school districts are being left in the dust of the fast-paced, mobile device, instant information world. It’s been rewarding to be part of a school district that has embraced technology … Continue reading

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Journey of a Superintendent: How Will Education Look in the Future?

Our world is changing so fast. I sometimes wonder if schools and school districts are being left in the dust of this fast-paced, mobile device, instant information world. It’s been rewarding to be part of a school district that has … Continue reading

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Journey of a Superintendent: Testifying Before the House Education Committee

On Tuesday, January 24, I will testify before the Kansas House Education Committee. Here is the message that I plan to share . . . Testimony to the Kansas House Education Committee The story of the Kansas City, Kansas Public … Continue reading

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