Kansas chooses to have its state university design its tests rather than using the system being created by the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium.
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December 12, 2013
October 09, 2013
A potential constitutional fight might emerge between Kansas legislators and state judges over school spending, with a Supreme Court ruling on the way.
August 02, 2013
A conservative member of the Kansas state board believes attacks on the Common Core State Standards are motivated by fear, not facts.
July 10, 2013
Reported costs of new common-core-aligned tests, and whether the state legislature will foot the bill, have become a concern in Georgia.
June 21, 2013
Companies that insure Kansas districts say that giving concealed handguns to on-campus employees who aren't sworn law enforcement officers is too much of a
June 20, 2013
Companies that insure Kansas districts say that giving concealed handguns to on-campus employees who aren't sworn law enforcement officers is too much of a liability.
May 22, 2013
A controversial measure to block state spending in Kansas on the common-core standards, as well as new science standards, was dropped from a budget bill.
May 21, 2013
A draft budget bill in Kansas would block the spending of any state aid on implementing the common-core standards or new science standards.
May 20, 2013
Opponents of the Common Core State Standards are pressing their case in Georgia and Kansas, while a Washington business group urges support for the standards.
April 02, 2013
An farm-based curriculum helped save a Kansas elementary school from closing due to low enrollment.