Kansas Education in the News

Mark Tallman provides analysis on the Kansas Policy Institute opinion poll on public school funding:  http://tallmankasb.blogspot.com/2014/01/analysis-of-new-kansas-policy-institute.html  

The Kansas Policy Institute admits to a faulty survey question about public school funding: http://www2.ljworld.com/weblogs/first-bell/2014/jan/5/kpi-admits-to-faulty-poll-question/

 

"Brownback understands very well the high stakes of the expected Supreme Court decision. It will likely fall to him to lead the Legislature to some course of action. His ability to do so will loom large in his political future." - Kansas City Star Editorial  Read Full Story: http://www.kansascity.com/2013/12/26/4714420/much-rides-on-future-of-kansas.html

 

Declining state revenues and its impact on state funding of public schools might result in a loss of $456,645 to the Lawrence school district or an equivalent of eight teachers: http://www2.ljworld.com/news/2013/dec/12/hensley-expects-brownback-make-supplemental-budget/