JAG-K Students attend JAG National Student Leadership Academy in Washington, D.C.

While many in Washington, D.C. were reacting to election results, 12 Jobs for America’s Graduates-Kansas (JAG-K) students were attending the JAG National Student Leadership Academy. The students competed in skills competitions, attended leadership workshops and had the opportunity to tour familiar monuments and museums in the nation’s capital. Kyia McWilliams…

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Statewide PBL Training Day 1

Day one of JAG-K statewide training on project based learning was interesting and inspiring. JAG-K specialists from all 29 school districts discussed innovative approaches to reaching students and helping them succeed.     Kansas Governor Brownback surprised the group with an unannounced visit. He spent 30 minutes visiting with the…

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Brownback Mentions Successful JAG-K Program at Press Conference

Jobs for America’s Graduates-Kansas responds to Brownback Press Conference Jobs for America’s Graduates-Kansas (JAG-K) President/CEO Chuck Knapp today issued the following response to Governor Sam Brownback’s announcement regarding a new Kansas school funding system: “Jobs for America’s Graduates-Kansas (JAG-K) is changing lives across Kansas as we help ‘at-risk’ students successfully…

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