Posted: 11/21/2013 - A school board in one of Kansas' smallest and poorest districts voted to close an elementary school after three of the board members resigned their positions.
Posted: 11/19/2013 - More than a dozen University of Kansas students wore empty gun holsters to class to protest the university's decision to delay implementation of full conceal-and-carry rights on campus.
Posted: 11/18/2013 - Kansas school districts have a long tradition of going to court over funding for public education when their efforts fail in the Statehouse.
Posted: 11/17/2013 - Experts say the phenomenon of student-on-teacher violence is too often ignored.
Posted: 11/15/2013 - Longtime Hutchinson Community College president Ed Berger is retiring next summer.
Posted: 11/15/2013 - A leading expert says using student test scores to evaluate teachers based on the test scores of their students is risky and potentially misjudges the work of otherwise good teachers.
Posted: 11/14/2013 - A former University of Kansas lab director has filed suit claiming he was fired for reporting possible fictitious charging to federal grant funds for the use of an electron microscope and other equipment.
Updated: 11/13/2013 - Kansas State Board of Education members are preparing to consider a proposal for a multistate group to develop new, standardized tests for public schools.
Posted: 11/12/2013 - Lawrence schools will not join an International Baccalaureate Diploma program, which offers advanced courses to high school students.
Posted: 11/12/2013 - Kansas education officials are releasing the results of assessment tests taken by students during the spring in math, reading, social studies and science.
Posted: 11/12/2013 - Another study is finding that the financial crisis is having a lasting effect on young people.
Posted: 11/11/2013 - The Kansas State Board of Education is expected to be asked next week to switch to standardized math and English tests called Smarter Balanced, which would end a 30-year reliance on the University of Kansas to create annual state exams.
Updated: 11/09/2013 - Brooks was tweeting with a KOAT reporter on Tuesday night.
Posted: 11/08/2013 - Room and board costs at Kansas' six public universities would increase next year under a proposal before the state's Board of Regents.
Posted: 11/07/2013 - A Texas couple has donated $1 million for Kansas State University's new College of Business Administration building.
Posted: 11/06/2013 - A special legislative committee is opening two days of hearings to review the Kansas school finance system and study the practices of neighboring states.
Posted: 11/04/2013 - Wichita Public Schools USD 259 has launched their own mobile app as a way to connect parents, students and community members to district resources.