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Real World Learning Video

Real World Learning Video

Real World Learning, especially when focused at the high school level, gives students immediate, tangible skills, as well as exposure to career paths and industry experts, that allow them to achieve better career placements immediately post-graduation. SchoolSmartKC...

Our Vision for Kansas City (Video)

Our Vision for Kansas City (Video)

Kansas City's education community is going through a huge transformation, supported by school leaders, educators, philanthropic executives, and families. This work is for our students, and is powered by the shared vision we have to make quality education accessible...

Talent Development Video

Talent Development Video

Important work is happening in Kansas City to improve educator retention and recruitment, and to develop strong pipelines for educators of color. Learn more about this work, and the impact it has for our students.Related Content[dpdfg_filtergrid...

Pre-K Video

Pre-K Video

Closing the achievement gap starts with addressing needs for our youngest learners. SSKC, alongside our school leaders and community partners, are developing and expanding pathways to open up more quality pre-K seats in Kansas City.Related Content[dpdfg_filtergrid...

Meet the Team: Angelique Nedved

Meet the Team: Angelique Nedved

Meet our Chief Program Officer, Dr. Angelique Nedved. Angelique has been with SchoolSmartKC since the beginning, and in her role as Chief Program Officer she oversees all programmatic content and ensures it serves our mission of closing the achievement gap.Related...

Harvesters School Pantry Training

Harvesters School Pantry Training

Over the last two weeks, SSKC and Harvesters met with employees from each school who will be responsible for running the onsite pantries to provide training and answer questions. These energizing sessions allowed our school partners to feel fully equipped to start...

Pre-K Cooperative: Back to School 2022

Charlie Keegan from KSHB met with educators at Operation Breakthrough to discuss what the very first first day of school means for our littlest learners. Operation Breakthrough, one of the partner sites for the Pre-K Cooperative, is part of a city wide program to...

Back to School: Live from KCIA

Closing his morning touring schools in Kansas City, Matt Stewart met with students and educators at Kansas City International Academy to talk about how this special school has helped students from many countries settle into life in the United States, including...