Updated: 03/11/2013 - Kansas school boards are having trouble finding people to serve.
Posted: 03/11/2013 - The Kansas Board of Education will get an update this week on school-related legislation and an effort to develop new standards to guide science instruction in the state.
Posted: 03/11/2013 - Attorneys involved in a Kansas school funding lawsuit are preparing for a conference call with Chief Justice Lawton Nuss to discuss the state Supreme Court's schedule for reviewing the case.
Posted: 03/09/2013 - In the program, children begin running an average of one mile a day for several weeks.
Posted: 03/08/2013 - The court has a conference call on scheduling set for Monday, and Robb said the issue of the mediator should be addressed then.
Posted: 03/08/2013 - The Supreme Court has ordered mediation in the lawsuit filed against the state in 2010 by several school districts and parents and guardians of students.
Posted: 03/08/2013 - A House committee is considering a proposal to eliminate a program that helps poor Kansans save money for college.
Updated: 03/08/2013 - Water main break left area without service for hours.
Posted: 03/07/2013 - President and CEO Peter Brownlie said Thursday his chapter offers materials and instructors for sex education classes to Kansas public schools if they ask.
Posted: 03/07/2013 - A Kansas House committee has approved a sweeping anti-abortion bill that prevents groups providing abortion services from being involved in the state's public schools.
Posted: 03/07/2013 - Beta Theta Pi fraternity's national spokesman says its University of Kansas chapter can no longer allow live animals at its events after a turkey was abused and later killed at a December function.
Updated: 03/07/2013 - Seven educators have been named to the 2013 class of Kansas Master Teachers by Emporia State University.
Posted: 03/06/2013 - Lawrence city commissioners have approved agreements for a city-owned recreation center and tax abatements for a larger project that will include athletic facilities for the University of Kansas.
Posted: 03/06/2013 - Kansas legislators are returning from a four-day break to consider a bill that would narrow contract negotiations between teachers and public school districts.
Posted: 03/05/2013 - A Baylor University freshman died Sunday morning at a local hospital after he fell during a dance rehearsal Saturday night and hit his head.
Posted: 03/04/2013 - Under the measure, fewer issues would be subject to negotiations between teachers, school boards
Posted: 03/04/2013 - Bills before the state House and Senate would allow charter schools greater freedom and more funding opportunities in Kansas, where the schools have struggled to take hold.
Posted: 03/03/2013 - Superintendent Dean Katt resigned from his job Friday but plans to stay with the district as a consultant through Oct. 31.
Posted: 03/01/2013 - Brownback said Friday he's also glad that the court stayed a lower-court order in the lawsuit directing legislators to increase spending on public schools.
Posted: 03/01/2013 - The lawsuit was filed in October 2010 by parents of public school students and several school districts.
Posted: 03/01/2013 - Kansas House members have approved a measure that would mandate that schools set aside the week of Sept. 17 each year as "Celebrate Freedom Week" to focus on the founding of the United States and its key documents.
Posted: 03/01/2013 - A University of Kansas student was found dead in her dormitory room but police say there is no evidence of foul play.