Kansas Afterschool Caucus


 

Members of the Kansas Afterschool Caucus are committed to:

  • Raising awareness and promoting out-of-school programming (which includes before school, afterschool and summer learning) in an effort to improve youth’s academics, engagement in school and the community, and workforce readiness.
  • Networking with others who would like to improve access to and quality of out-of-school programming.
  • Receiving research and data about out-of-school programming.

 

Members of the Caucus can help youth and families by engaging in discussions about out-of-school programming through avenues such as:

  • Visiting and supporting local out-of-school programs.
  • Supporting 21st Century Community Learning Centers federal funding.
  • Participating in Kansas Enrichment Network events.

Current Members:

Senator Elaine Bowers

Senator Elaine Bowers

District 36 - Senate Majority Whip

Current legislative activity

Senator Dan Goddard

Senator Dan Goddard

District 15 - State Senate

Current legislative activity

Representative Brenda Dietrich

Representative Brenda Dietrich

District 52 - House of Representatives

Current legislative activity

Representative Jim Kelly

Representative Jim Kelly

District 11 - House of Representatives

Current legislative activity

Senator Oletha Faust-Goudeau

Senator Oletha Faust-Goudeau

District 29 - Senate Minority Whip

Current legislative activity

Representative Melissa Rooker

Representative Melissa Rooker

District 25 - House of Representatives

Current legislative activity