Governor's Education Council

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On March 8, 2018, Kansas Governor Jeff Colyer issued Executive Order 18-10 creating the Governor’s Education Council. The Council, which has a goal of improving outcomes for Kansas kids, will provide a platform for connecting educations from Pre-K through higher education with leaders in the business community and state policymakers.

About the Council

The Governor’s Education Council is co-chaired by Kansas Board of Regents President and CEO Dr. Blake Flanders and Kansas Commissioner of Education Dr. Randy Watson. Members of the council include representatives from three Cabinet agencies, 12 education-related organizations, representatives chosen by the leadership of both parties in the House and Senate, and members from the business community appointed by the Governor.

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