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From The Team

Read reflections, personal stories, updates, and more from the SSKC Team!

Profiles in Leadership

Kansas City is home to the most dedicated educators, the most committed leaders, and the most inspiring students. Our Profiles in Leadership series introduces some of best and brightest in Kansas City.

Profile in Leadership: Beth McCarthy
Profile in Leadership: Beth McCarthy
Beth McCarthy Director of Community & Industry Partnerships, PREP-KCBoard President, Académie Lafayette   Elected president of the Académie Lafayette Board in June of 2021, Beth ...
Profile in Leadership: Colleen Hernandez
Profile in Leadership: Colleen Hernandez
Colleen Hernandez Board Member, SchoolSmartKC Colleen Hernandez previously led the Homeownership Preservation Foundation (HPF), a national non-profit whose mission is to guide consumers on the ...
Profile in Leadership: Doranne Hudson
Profile in Leadership: Doranne Hudson
Doranne Hudson Board Member, SchoolSmartKC   Doranne Hudson’s passion for developing leaders threads through her corporate, university, and volunteer work. Most recently, as associate teaching ...

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Learn more about ways in which SSKC is involved in the community, our programming, our partner organizations, and more!

Katherine Zeeck – Jaime Escalante Award
Katherine Zeeck – Jaime Escalante Award
Megan Jefferson – Elementary Teacher of the Year
Megan Jefferson – Elementary Teacher of the Year
David Price – Marva Collins award
David Price – Marva Collins award

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Read more about efforts to eliminate the achievement gap in Kansas City schools.

News, Updates, and Media Releases

NEW MIDTOWN MURAL HONORS KC TEACHERS
NEW MIDTOWN MURAL HONORS KC TEACHERS
Partnership With Artist JT Daniels Celebrates Teachers Post-Pandemic SchoolSmartKC today revealed that a new mural ...
SSKC Grants $97,000 To 20/20 Leadership, Provides Leadership Opportunities for KCMO Youth
SSKC Grants $97,000 To 20/20 Leadership, Provides Leadership Opportunities for KCMO Youth
New partnership will allow existing program to expand to younger students, more schools. SchoolSmartKC today ...
SchoolSmartKC Releases Two RFPs For Next Phase of COVID-19 Relief Funding
SchoolSmartKC Releases Two RFPs For Next Phase of COVID-19 Relief Funding
SchoolSmartKC has released two new Requests For Proposals (RFPs) as part its ongoing commitment to support schools ...

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