Tag Archives: kansas education

Kansas Report Recommends Billions More For Schools

By John Celock A consultant’s report is recommending that Kansas lawmakers put between $1.7 billion and $2 billion more into…  Read More >

Lawmakers Advance Dyslexia Task Force

Kansas Rep. Tom Cox, a co-sponsor of the original dyslexia bill, speaking on the House floor in a file photo….  Read More >

Court Strikes Down Kansas School Finance Law

By John Celock The Kansas Supreme Court struck down the state’s latest school finance law Monday, setting the stage for…  Read More >

Judges Push Back On School Finance Law

By John Celock The Kansas Supreme Court pushed back against the state’s new school finance law during oral arguments Tuesday,…  Read More >

Kansas Lawmakers Vote Down School Finance/Tax Plan

Rep. Diana Dierks argued against the proposal. By John Celock An effort by Kansas lawmakers to pass an omnibus bill…  Read More >

Kansas Lawmakers Advance Teacher Due Process

By John Celock In an end run around a committee chairman, Kansas lawmakers voted Tuesday to approve a measure to…  Read More >

Hartman Stressing Business Background In Kansas Governor Run

By John Celock A Wichita businessman who entered the Kansas governor’s race Wednesday is stressing that he wants to bring…  Read More >

Moderate Republicans Win In Kansas

By John Celock Four years after being swept out of power by conservatives, moderate Republicans bounced back to win legislative…  Read More >

How ‘Game Changer’ Kansas Schools Deal Was Reached

Link to PDF of signed agreement: Kansas School Agreement Link to PDF of final agreement filed with State Supreme Court:…  Read More >

Constitutional Amendment To Ban School Closure Possible In Kansas

House Appropriations Committee Chairman Ron Ryckman Jr. By John Celock Kansas lawmakers are likely to take up a constitutional amendment…  Read More >