Kauffman Foundation http://kcur.org en Kauffman Charter School Sets High Bar, But Can It Be Replicated? http://kcur.org/post/kauffman-charter-school-sets-high-bar-can-it-be-replicated <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It’s a lofty goal for any charter – be the premiere public school in Missouri and a model for the rest of the country.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">And for a new school, it’s especially bold. Yet that’s been the vision of the <a href="http://www.kauffmanschool.org/">Kauffman School</a> since before it opened.</span></p> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 13:04:48 +0000 Elle Moxley 56829 at http://kcur.org Kauffman Charter School Sets High Bar, But Can It Be Replicated? Kauffman School Announces New CEO http://kcur.org/post/kauffman-school-announces-new-ceo <p>The Board of Directors of the Ewing Marion Kauffman School announced Monday that Hannah Lofthus will be the next CEO.</p><p>Lofthus is the founding principal and chief academic officer of the charter school and will transition into the role of CEO over the next several months.</p><p>In a release, board chairman Robert Strom said the promotion puts the strongest and best leader for the school in place while providing continuity of leadership.</p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 16:22:11 +0000 Briana O'Higgins 52056 at http://kcur.org Kauffman School Announces New CEO Global Entrepreneurship Week Highlights Innovation In Kansas City http://kcur.org/post/global-entrepreneurship-week-highlights-innovation-kansas-city <p>A kind of entrepreneurial love fest is happening across the world this week.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Global entrepreneurship is being celebrated in Kansas City, across the United States and in 139 countries around the world.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The event, called 'Global Entrepreneurship Week,' is a mash up of events, workshops and competitions celebrating i</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">nnovative startups.</span></p> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 16:39:34 +0000 Laura Ziegler 47078 at http://kcur.org Chance, Virtual Athletes & An Equation For Spelling Hannukah http://kcur.org/post/chance-virtual-athletes-equation-spelling-hannukah <p>What are the <strong>chances of your favorite athletes being replaced by pixels?</strong> Let’s just say you might not have to worry about the next hockey lockout.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 04:51:26 +0000 Stephen Steigman & Brian Ellison 28538 at http://kcur.org Chance, Virtual Athletes & An Equation For Spelling Hannukah Computer Guys: Tech Tools For Entrepreneurs http://kcur.org/post/computer-guys-tech-tools-entrepreneurs <p>On this Monday&#39;s <a href="http://kcur.org/programs/centralstandard"><strong><em>Central Standard</em></strong></a>, a look at the technology tools available to help you launch your new business. Mon, 26 Mar 2012 18:13:03 +0000 Andrea Silenzi & Jabulani Leffall 14755 at http://kcur.org Computer Guys: Tech Tools For Entrepreneurs