Northland CAPS Teacher Academy
We have news to share with you regarding another exciting summer learning opportunity . The Northland CAPS Teacher Academy will take place again this summer, July 30-August 1. We invite you to join other faculty members (preK-12) from across the Northland for a three-day, paid experience that will connect you with entrepreneurs, businesses, and resources to make your curriculum even more relevant and authentic! Click the link to learn more and to apply by April 30th: http://www.northlandcaps.org/cohort5Those who are accepted, commit to three full days of learning (7/30-8/1), and participate in an evening showcase in February of 2020, will earn $450. A check for $250 will be issued in August/September following the summer work, and another for $200 in March upon completion of the program.
A record 21 Education Foundation grants totaling more than $35,000 will benefit 12,700 North Kansas City Schools students next school year. Winners were surprised during the annual Great Grant Giveaway on Monday, April 15.
NKC Schools has earned Platinum Certification from Healthy KC for its outstanding wellness programs! After achieving Silver Certification in 2017, the district was named to the Platinum Certification list this month. The support of an outstanding wellness committee, wellness champions at the buildings, and all our staff, as well as guidance from the strategic plan were integral to this accomplishment. Read more about the announcement!