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From The Team

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

SSKC is Steadfast in Our Promise to “Do Better” as We Try to Be Leaders in Our City and Our Nation in Our Commitment to DEI
SSKC is Steadfast in Our Promise to “Do Better” as We Try to Be Leaders in Our City and Our Nation in Our Commitment to DEI

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.

Inspiring Educator: LaChelle Nichols
Inspiring Educator: LaChelle Nichols
LaChelle Nichols is a native of Kansas City. She graduated from Lincoln College Prep Academy and then went on to graduate with B.S. in Industrial Technology from Virginia State University. She ...
Profile in Leadership: Marnie Morgan
Profile in Leadership: Marnie Morgan
Marnie Morgan Executive Director, 20/20 Leadership Marnie Morgan currently serves as the Executive Director of 20/20 Leadership having taken over for the organization’s founder, Marilyn Alstrom ...
Profile in Leadership: Edgar Palacios
Profile in Leadership: Edgar Palacios
President & CEO, Latinx Education Collaborative Edgar J. Palacios is the President & CEO (founder) of the Latinx Education Collaborative (LEC), a nonprofit, start-up organization that works ...

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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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and Media

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

News, Updates, and Media Releases

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 ...
SchoolSmartKC Seeks Bids for Muralist
SchoolSmartKC Seeks Bids for Muralist
SchoolSmartKC, in partnership with the Kansas City Public School district and the Missouri Charter Public School ...
Join Our Team: Seeking Administrative Coordinator
Join Our Team: Seeking Administrative Coordinator
We are currently seeking a Part-Time Administrative Coordinator. Read the description below to see how you might ...

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