The committee drafts budget measures, and aid to public schools is the biggest spending item each year.
The Kansas Department of Education was expected to release the analysis on the plan Friday.
Figures from Kansas legislative researchers show that total state aid to public schools would rise under a new Republican funding plan.
The proposal unveiled Thursday replaces the state’s existing formula for distributing aid to school districts.
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback’s budget director says he’s not planning to back off cuts in funding for public schools and state universities.
School districts suing Kansas over education funding are telling the state Supreme Court that they want a lower court to still handle their …
One Kansas senator hopes to tighten the requirements for employees in our kids’ schools through more frequent background checks.
Top Republican officials in Kansas are working on a plan to overhaul funding for public schools designed to prevent unanticipated demands fo…
As lawmakers continue to talk finance changes for schools, dozens of schools are looking at raising their own supplemental money.
“People don’t come to Kansas for our mountains and beaches,” they come for quality of life and education. Parents and school leaders listen …
Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt today filed the State’s formal appeal with the Kansas Supreme Court in the school finance litigation.
The school districts will receive rebates through EPA’s Diesel Emissions Reduction Act funding to replace existing diesel school buses.
Some Kansas lawmakers and interest groups see the upheaval in education funding as an opportunity to tweak school curriculums.
Like other schools across Kansas, Hutchinson is working to figure out cuts to classrooms.
Wichita Public Schools, the state’s largest school district, is scrambling to figure out how to cut $3 million from its budget.