2016 KASB Advocacy Tour

The Kansas Associate of School Boards (KASB) announced their upcoming Advocacy Tour beginning on May 31.  According to the KASB website on Friday, May 13, the 2016 Advocacy Tour and Candidate Meetings will stop at 18 different locations in order to "offer school board members, administrators, teachers, parents, community members, media, candidates and incumbents a chance to learn about what is going on in Kansas schools."  

Those in attendance will be invited to "offer their views and concerns and propose legislative priorities and other policy positions for KASB."

The tour includes stops in the following locations: 

May 31 - Sublette

June 1 - Oakley

June 1 - Hays

June 2 - Great Bend

June 6 - Emporia

June 6 - Clearwater

June 7 - Wichita

June 13 - Lawrence

June 13 - Kansas City

June 16 - Topeka

June 16 - Olathe

June 20 - Manhattan

June 20 - Hiawatha

June 21 - Paola

June 21 - Girard

June 22 - Independence

June 23 - Hutchinson 

June 23 - Salina

Those wishing to register can do so online at www.kasb.org by clicking on the “Event Registration” tab and then clicking on the location of the meeting. You may also contact Andrea Hartzell at ahartzell@kasb.org; Shaneice McNabney at smcnabney@kasb.org or Sheryl Fincham at sfincham@kasb.org. In addition, please watch KASB's News Briefs and kasb.org for more details about the tour.

Source: http://kasb.org/wcm/_NB/16/NB0513b.aspx