Deerfield USD 216 (Deerfield, Kansas) has formally adopted Emerge, to satisfy the postsecondary and college and career readiness component of the Kansas Education Systems Accreditation (KESA), the state’s K-12 accrediting model.
Deerfield, under the direction of teacher Jennifer Wieberg, uses Emerge for grades 6-12 to teach valuable skills like email writing, phone etiquette and conversation techniques.
“Deerfield’s decision to adopt Emerge is a big step in Kansas and elsewhere to show that Emerge can be a cornerstone resource for how students learn employability skills,” said Danny Rubin, the founder of Rubin. “We want to be a trusted, year over year tool that educators can depend on as we navigate the digital age and ensure our students know how to communicate with professionalism, grace and humility.”
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