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As a state chapter of the Association of American Educators (AAE), the Kansas Association of American Educators (KANAAE) is a statewide non-union, professional educators' organization, advancing the profession by offering a modern approach to teacher representation and educational advocacy, as well as promoting professionalism, collaboration and excellence without a partisan agenda.



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Meet the Newest Inductees to the National Teachers Hall of Fame

posted by Melissa | July 26, 2017, 09:39 am


The National Teachers Hall of Fame was founded in 1989 by Emporia State University as a “tribute to our nation’s most important profession.” Through honoring career teachers who display excellence in the classroom, it hopes to draw the public’s attention to PreK-12 educators. Their facilities include a museum, a Hall of Fame, and a teacher resource center.

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Weekly News Round-Up for July 21st

posted by Melissa | July 21, 2017, 12:56 pm


Each week, KANAAE brings its members a round-up of what’s happening in education. From big, eye-catching headlines to the stories most papers overlook, KANAAE finds the news our members really want to see. This week, we have school start dates, vouchers, early education, and more!

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5 Emerging Trends in 21st-Century Education

posted by Melissa | July 20, 2017, 10:49 am


This post was written by Scott Freiberger and was originally published on GettingSmart.com.


With the advent of new technologies being infused in school curricula, educators and school leaders are beginning to rethink all facets of data in the classroom. New, innovative methods of data collection are continually being developed, which offer new options for ongoing formative, culminating summative and alternative assessments. Yet what precisely do nouveau “research-based instructional strategies” entail? Although challenges in curriculum design may arise due to advanced technology integration, schools are nonetheless embracing the future. Here are five emerging trends for 21st-century classrooms.

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