Data from the annual report for USD 259, the Wichita, Kansas, public school district.
Posts published in “Wichita and Kansas schools”
An op-ed in the Wichita Eagle regarding school choice prompts uninformed and misinformed comments.
An interactive visualization of Kansas school salaries by district and category.
Charts of Kansas school spending presented in different forms.
A recent editorial by the largest newspaper in Kansas misinforms its readers.
From the Wichita Pachyderm Club: Candidates for State Board of Education, District 7. Republican candidates appearing are Robert M. D’Andrea and Ben Jones.
If you're running for office in Kansas and want the support of the teachers union, here are questions you'll need to answer their way.
Kansas school assessment standards remain at a high level, compared to other states. This is a welcome change from the past.
There is likely a different explanation for problems at a Wichita high schools from what we've been told by the school district and our newspaper.
Conservatives and liberals alike are fearful about expanded school choice in Kansas, but will it really kill the public schools?
The endless litigation over school funding places the state at risk of being able to a balance of a competitive tax climate and providing for the essential services required outside of the K-12 education system, writes Alan Cobb of the Kansas Chamber of Commerce.
A look at National Assessment of Educational Progress test scores for Kansas and the nation, grade 4 reading.
Should Kansas schools aspire to be more like Iowa schools?
A writer claims that Colorado schools are well-funded, while Kansas schools are not.
Is the state's leading expert on school funding truly knowledgeable, or is he untrustworthy?
During years of purported budget cuts, what has been the trend of student/teacher ratios in the Wichita public school district?
Revenue for the Wichita public school district continues its familiar trend.
Transparency issues surrounding the Wichita public school district are in the news. There are steps that are easy to make, but the district resists.