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Kansas Coalition for Equity and Access to Transition Services advocates for the improvement of post-secondary outcomes for the culturally and linguistically diverse youth of Kansas.

Announcing the Third Annual Equity and Access Leadership Awards for Kansas Schools and Organizations Excelling in Adapting Transition Practices to Meet the Multicultural Needs of Students and Families

Honorees from Previous Years

2013-2014 Awardees

Familias Unidas de Garden City!
Leadership Team at Garden City Families Together, holding their K-CEATS certificate news release circulated by K-CEATS to media

Kansas LULAC and Elias Garcia!
Kansas LULAC State Director Elias Garcia giving testimony to protect tuition rights of immigrant youth at Kansas universities news release circulated by K-CEATS to media

2012-2013 Awardee

Topeka High School!

news release as published on the Topeka Public Schools website

Send in your nomination today for the 2014 Equity and Access Leadership Awards! Winners will be announced via state-wide media in April, 2014.

To nominate, send an e-mail to kceatsawards@eslminiconf.net with the name of a school, district, agency, organization, or individual, an explanation of the ways they are meeting the transition needs and concerns of culturally and linguistically diverse youth, and please provide contact information for the key individuals responsible for your great transition outcomes!

Download a flyer with details here!

Current K-CEATS Awards Panel Members

Dr. Katherine Sprott
Coordinator of Professional Development, Midwest Equity Assistance Center, Kansas State University

Melanie McKay-Cody
Doctoral Student in Linguistic Anthropology, University of Kansas

Dr. Robin Morales Cabral
Director, Student Support Services, Wichita Public Schools

Raynor Stuart Roberts
Managing Member and Founder, Urban Education Partnership of MD, LLC

Heather Giselle Scott
Philanthropist, New York City

David B. Hopkins
Professional Development Coordinator, Department of English Language Studies, King Saud University-Riyadh

Monty Thompson
Owner and Operator, Mantra Designs, Lamar, Colorado


Dedicated to the Improvement of Post-Secondary Outcomes for All Students!

Certificate Designs from Year 1 and Year 2

KCEATS certificate awarded to Topeka High School in May 2012 KCEATS certificate awarded to Elias Garcia and Kansas LULAC in May 2013 - New Design by Mantra Designs