Search

Topeka, KS: "Mental health...will remain a main focus of funds" for public schools

Oct 4, 2017, WIBW Topeka, KS: Dr. Anderson lays out TPS' menu at annual Superintendent's Media Breakfast http://www.wibw.com/content/news/Dr-Anderson-lays-USD-501s-menu-at-annual-Superintendents-Media-Breakfast-449434433.html Dr. Tiffany Anderson laid out what's on the menu this year for Topeka Public Schools at the annual Superintendent's Media Breakfast. Anderson said this year's goals focus on strategic plan, mental health trauma informed care initiatives, equity initiatives and initiatives focused on a reduction of poverty and college and career readiness.... Trauma informed care district wide was toused as another one of 501's accomplishments due to initiatives such as training, peace corners and wellness centers. Anderson says since she's arrived in Topeka mental health has been and will remain a main focus of funds when lawmakers fix school finance issues.