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3DE by Junior Achievement | Junior Achievement of Greater Kansas City

3DE. RE-ENGINEERING EDUCATION.

3DE RE-ENGINEERS HIGH SCHOOL EDUCATION TO BE MORE RELEVANT, EXPERIENTIAL, AND AUTHENTICALLY-CONNECTED TO THE COMPLEXITIES OF THE REAL WORLD IN ORDER TO MORE FULLY PREPARE TODAY’S STUDENTS FOR THE DEMANDS OF TOMORROW’S ECONOMY.

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3DE graphic for competency-based case method with illustrations for for self-direction, communication, collaboration, innovation, critical thinking and cultural agility

3DE Sponsors

George K. Baum Family Foundation

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City logo

Brian Clark

Harry Wilson Loose Trust

Oppenstein Brothers Foundation

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School District Partners

Northeast High School (KCMO)

Olathe East High School

3DE Staff

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Max Bowers
Director, Instructional Supports and Case Experience

“3DE is going to revolutionize the that we view education in the Kansas City metro. I’m excited to continue working with students and amazing educators.” 

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Sharon Ahuna
Director of School Leadership, Olathe East HS

“3DE provides the ‘why’ for students in relationship to their coursework. It will provide the skillset students need to be successful in their chosen life path.”

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Dr. Stephani Reynolds
Director of School Leadership, Northeast HS

“3DE is an equalizer, bridging the equity gap and allowing all students to explore their futures knowing they have the skills to do and be anything they set their minds to.”

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