Important Dates and Events

Exciting and educational events promoting diversity and inclusion are happening all around us! K-State and the College of Education lead the way celebrating these important occasions.

Council for Public School Improvement (CPSI)

Throughout entire school year On Campus & Virtual

K-State Indigenous Peoples Day Conference

October 9, 2023 - 9am-3:30pm - K-State Student Ballroom


Ongoing list of KSU Diversity Events

If you know of an important date or event that should be added to the calendar, please feel free to contact Diversity Point Person, Pedro Espinoza at to have them added to the list!



The latest announcements, events and achievements in the following formats to keep you up to date on news from the college.

K-State College of Education, Hutchinson Community College develop teacher pathway program for area students

Kansas State University's College of Education and Hutchinson Community College have begun a partnership that paves a seamless pathway for area students to earn a bachelor's degree in education online while remaining in their home communities.

K-State to launch 'exceptionally successful' teacher pathway program statewide

Kansas State University's College of Education is launching a program statewide that produced more than a 600% increase in the number of students pursuing education degrees at a community college in southwest Kansas.

Researchers publish article about Summer STEM Institute class in international journal

An article exploring the impact of a construction class offered this summer as part of the Summer STEM Institute — a Kansas State University College of Education collaborative project with Manhattan-Ogden USD 383 — has been published for a recent international conference.

K-State College of Education receives grant to recruit and mentor new teachers

Kansas State University's College of Education has received a federal grant to bring its teacher education program to local school districts and community colleges in an effort to combat statewide and national teacher shortages.

K-State College of Education STEM, STEAM camps engage hundreds of middle schoolers

More than 600 middle schoolers participated in STEAM — science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics — activities as part of two camps hosted by Kansas State University's College of Education this summer.


Hot Topics

The Hot Topics series provides EDCATS and our educational partners opportunities to engage in professional learning focusing on topics such as professionalism and self-care; diversity and globalism; classroom pedagogy; and research and reflection. Students can earn professional development hours through participating in the activities associated with each session.


EduCATion Today: The Issues and The Experts

The Issues and The Experts is a web series addressing current issues in the field of education hosted by Dean Debbie Mercer.


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