Professional Development with BetterLesson

The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation is partnering with BetterLesson’s PersonalizedPD to provide 30 Kansas City teachers the opportunity to grow their teaching practice through powerful 1:1 virtual coaching with experienced instructional coaches. We are looking for teachers with a demonstrated growth mindset and an eagerness to try out new strategies to improve their teaching practice.

Applications are due October 30, 2017

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Fund for Teachers Information Session

If you are a teacher, come and learn how Fund for Teachers provides you the opportunity to design your own unique learning experience anywhere in the world. Since 2001, Fund for Teachers has invested $27.5 million in nearly 7,500 teachers, providing transformational experiences for educators across the country.

November 7, 2017 Time: 5:00 PM
Kauffman Foundation Labs
4801 Rockhill Rd
KCMO 64110

Questions? Contact Alycia Johnston at or (281) 302-2635


Energize! Educator Appreciation Night

Inviting all teachers, instructional leaders, and school leadership in the Kansas City Metro Area. Come out for an evening of fun, festive treats, special prizes, and connections with colleagues across the city. We want to appreciate and celebrate the amazing hard work you do every day.
December 7, 2017
5:30 – 7:30 PM
Kauffman Foundation Labs
4801 Rockhill Rd
KCMO 64110