Posted: 02/19/2014 - The University of Kansas is dropping a request before the state Legislature for bonding authority to build upscale apartments that would house basketball players and other students.
Posted: 02/19/2014 - A Kansas House committee is preparing to consider legislation that would bar use of the Common Core standards for reading and math in public schools.
Posted: 02/18/2014 - A Kansas House budget committee has restored $16 million for Gov. Sam Brownback's proposal to fund all-day kindergarten, keeping the money in place while a separate committee reviews the merits of the plan.
Updated: 02/17/2014 - An eastern Kansas Republican who is the main proponent of a House measure that would nullify Common Core reading and math standards in the state admits he hasn't read what's in them.
Posted: 02/16/2014 - Kansas State Board of Education officials are considering making changes to how teachers in Kansas are licensed in effort to meet a growing demand for technical education courses at high schools.
Posted: 02/15/2014 - A Kansas school that once was on the brink of closure has found new life as an agriculture-themed charter school.
Posted: 02/13/2014 - A new proposal before the Kansas Legislature would nullify reading, math and science standards for public schools adopted previously by the State Board of Education.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - The Garden City Telegram reports that GCCC trustees voted Tuesday to increase tuition, fees, room and board for the 2014-15 school year.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - Kansas Wesleyan University has formed a partnership with the Saline County emergency management department.
Posted: 02/11/2014 - More than 50 people took part in Tuesday's gathering to promote an array of options for what is broadly called school choice.
Posted: 02/08/2014 - Education policy experts differ over the causes of achievement gaps among Kansas public school students and whether the state is putting the right focus on how to boost scores.
Posted: 02/07/2014 - A bill before the Kansas Legislature would allow the state's universities to streamline efforts to offer online courses to out-of-state students.
Posted: 02/07/2014 - The final personal journals of novelist William S. Burroughs have been donated to the University of Kansas.
Updated: 02/05/2014 - USD 259 announced today that there will be no school Thursday due to dangerous weather conditions.
Posted: 02/03/2014 - The University of Kansas Spencer Museum of Art says its director is now an endowed position, thanks to a recent contribution from longtime employee.
Posted: 02/01/2014 - Students at the University of Kansas will be able to bring their startup ideas to a new university-run business accelerator.