A state senator from Wichita says it’s troubling that his home public school district isn’t testifying in favor of a school funding plan.
The Kansas Senate Ways and Means Committee’s chairman says he hopes a school funding bill will clear by the end of next week.
A senator is suggesting that Kansas move to consolidate public school districts as it works to make education funding fairer.
A Kansas House committee has heard only neutral testimony about a school funding plan drafted by its chairman.
Top Kansas lawmakers have hired a Kansas City-area attorney to represent the Legislature in a school funding lawsuit.
State Department of Education hands out school money now. That could change.
Static funding from the state and increasing expenses to blame for potential cuts.
Board members formally took a stance against a proposed bill that would do a lot more than just eliminate common core standards.
Superintendent Tracy Bourne said the bill does not resolve concerns with the overall issues of school funding.
Wednesday night, the Goddard Public School District held its annual State of the District Address where the mood was anything but pleasant.
Kansas legislative negotiators have agreed on the details of a plan for balancing the state’s next budget.
The Kansas Supreme Court’s ruling Thursday could mean trouble for growing districts.
The court’s decision that the state failed to fix school funding inequities was met with positive reviews by smaller districts.
The Wichita School District says it is pleased with the ruling Thursday by the Kansas Supreme Court.
The Kansas Policy Institute issued a statement after the Kansas Supreme Court decision.