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.

Inaugural Fayetteville Grow Your Own Educators Convening to Address Teacher Shortages - Join for Free - Feburary 5th


Council for Public School Improvement (CPSI)

Throughout entire school year On Campus & Virtual

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 leads Project ARISE to support rural and military-connected students pursuing STEM careers

The National Defense Education Program recently awarded Kansas State University's Rural Education Center and its partners a $4 million grant to enhance opportunities for rural and military-connected students interested in pursuing STEM careers.

K-State College of Education receives grant to diversify the teacher workforce

Kansas State University's Center for Intercultural and Multilingual Advocacy in the College of Education has received a $3.9 million federal grant to increase the number of highly effective teachers to serve culturally and linguistically diverse students and families in six school districts in Kansas and Nebraska.

Debbie Mercer to serve as interim provost effective Jan. 7, 2024

By appointment of President Richard Linton, Debbie Mercer, dean of the College of Education, will serve as interim provost following the departure of Provost Charles Taber, effective Jan. 7, 2024.

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.




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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