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GIVING KIDS A FIGHTING CHANCE

A story about the untapped opportunities for our Kansas Children.

Twenty years ago, Florida implemented a wide-ranging public education reform that improved student achievement from being one of the worst-performing states to one of the best. During the same time, Kansas dramatically increased education spending with virtually no increase in student achievement. Watch our trailer for “Giving Kid’s A Fighting Chance.” A movie that focuses on the untapped opportunities for our Kansas Children.

TRAILER:

  • 49% of Kansas 10th grade low-income students read below grade level

  • Only 45% of the more-affluent 10th graders are on track in ma

  • Only 27% of students who took the ACT test are college-ready in core subjects

  • Florida beats Kansas on 6 of the 8 key measurements on the Nation’s Report Card

TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE A CHANGE

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