Investing in the Workforce of Tomorrow

Aligned is a non-profit, non-partisan coalition of BUSINESS LEADERS committed to improving education in Kansas and Missouri.


About Us


Who We Are

We are business leaders who have joined forces to to ensure that education systems work better and smarter for all the people of Kansas & Missouri.


What We Do

We apply our unique business expertise, leadership skills, and influence to continuously improve Kansas and Missouri’s schools.


Membership

We are the only organization in Kansas and Missouri to bring education, business, and government leaders together. When schools improve and the government streamlines, business strengthens.

We welcome trailblazers, influencers, and decisions makers committed to continuous improvement of our states’ education systems. We’re relentless in this effort. Join us and
we will translate your passion into impact.


How is your state/school doing? Find out now.

Aligned was founded on the premise that the business community has the obligation,
opportunity and capacity to increase the college and workforce readiness of all students
through an ambitious, aggressive and comprehensive transformation agenda.

518
Kansas Students
518
Missouri Students
179
Kansas Businesses
518
Missouri Businesses

Students Not Ready

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Students are our future workforce. Let’s help prepare them for the jobs, careers and futures ahead.

Contribute

Help strengthen advocacy and outreach efforts with a contribution to Aligned. Your financial support bolsters the business voice and allows us to provide workforce insight to PK-12 education policymaking.

Get Involved

Participate in legislative hearings and briefings. Receive the latest press announcements and education research and reports. Communicate with elected officials through letters, calls, or personal meetings.

Our Vision

Create alignment between the business and education communities so that our region’s children achieve their greatest potential and our communities can capitalize on a creative and talented workforce.





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Torree Pederson
6 days ago

RT @dlhoward32: The Basehor-Linwood Early Learning Center is coming along nicely. We currently have nearly 100 3 & 4 year olds signed up. T……

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Torree Pederson
6 days ago

RT @lindarallo: Today @WeAreAligned was proud to support HB2435 sponsored by @Kathyswan147 which expands MO’s Visiting Scholars program so……

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Torree Pederson
1 week ago

RT @WeAreAligned: Please join me in welcoming Patrick Woods to the Aligned Board of Directors! Patrick is currently Manager of Regulatory……

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Torree Pederson
1 week ago

RT @WeAreAligned: Aligned is honored to receive a 2020 Enterprise Holdings Foundation Grant. This support will help us continue to align……

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Torree Pederson
2 weeks ago

RT @AmericaSucceeds: #Bizleaders understand #edu the most important economic development issue our communities can undertake. The #bizcommu……

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Torree Pederson
2 weeks ago

RT @MelissaRooker: @FumbleOffense4U Kansas was the 1st state in the nation to set up a children’s trust fund in 1980. In 1999, #ksleg was 1……

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Torree Pederson
2 weeks ago

RT @NewMexicoECECD: Signed, sealed, delivered! The Early Childhood Trust Fund is a reality. …

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Torree Pederson
2 weeks ago

RT @Hunt_Institute: Child care is expensive but necessary for working class families. @BPC_Bipartisan report outlines how each state spent……

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Torree Pederson
2 weeks ago

RT @MichaelPetrilli: SUPER thoughtful, from @michaelbhorn & Bob Moasta @hechingerreport
When the next step isn’t college
https://t.co/p8……

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Torree Pederson
2 weeks ago

RT @DanWuori: In the new installment of @Hunt_Institute’s 5 Questions for the Governor with @EarlyLearnNatn we checked in with @GovParsonMO……

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