Perspectives from the President

Authors

  • Nathan G. Whitman Derby High School, WSU Tech, and Hutchinson Community College

Abstract

KATE President Nathan Whitman, who doesn’t watch football, provides an analogy to the 2022-2023 school year using football terminology in an attempt to reflect on the state of education in Kansas. Will it be a touchdown or a fumble? Read on and find out.

Author Biography

  • Nathan G. Whitman, Derby High School, WSU Tech, and Hutchinson Community College

    Nathan G. Whitman (he/him), M.A. English, B.A. Secondary English Education & Creative Writing, is the current Kansas Association of Teachers of English President and the NCTE Standing Committee On Affiliates Region 5 Representative. He teaches English at Derby High School USD 260 and is also an adjunct professor at Hutchinson Community College and WSU Tech. He is a recipient of the 2014 Kansas Cable Telecommunications Horizon Award and a member of the Kansas Exemplary Educators Network. He can be reached at nwhitman@usd260.com and on Twitter @writerwhitman.

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Published

2023-06-30

Issue

Section

The President's Column