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Education

2006 Session - June through December

The State Library of Kansas' Legislative Reference Section maintains a collection of clipped newspaper articles on topics relating to subjects pertinent to issues in Kansas state government. Below is a listing of clipped articles taken from several different newspapers relating to EDUCATION, June through December, 2006.

The Clippings books are available for use in the library. You may photocopy articles from the books. If you have questions regarding this collection please feel free to contact State Library staff. Contact information is found at the top and bottom of this page.

The Clippings List is generally arranged chronologically through the year.

Each article cited contains the following information:

Author of article (if any is present)
Title of Article
Newspaper title and date of issue


ARTICLES ON EDUCATION, June through December, 2006


Icess Fernandez
Summer school change focus
Wichita Eagle, 6/1/2006 [Newsbank article]


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
National Spelling Bee achievers [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/1/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
All three Kansas spellers still standing
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/1/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
USD 501 to name new administrator
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/1/2006


Rick Alm
Is nothing S-A-C-R-E-D? You can bet on spelling bee
Kansas City Star, 6/1/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Kansan falls in finals
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/1/2006


John R. LaPlante
Don't strangle charter schools
Olathe Daily News, 6/1/2006


Kevin Flaherty
Lawmakers say plan benefits local schools
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 6/1/2006 [Newsbank article]


Joseph White
Spelling Bee draws online gamblers
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/2/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
USD 501 urged to look at utilization
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/2/2006


Icess Fernandez
USD 259 objects to funding formula
Wichita Eagle, 6/2/2006 [Newsbank article]


Eric Weslander
Error will affect school official's DUI case
Lawrence Journal World, 6/2/2006

David Goldstein
These whiz kids win our hearts
Kansas City Star, 6/2/2006 [Newsbank article]


Nursing funding available
Emporia Gazette, 6/2/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Guaranteed tuition security [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/3/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Winning word for Tolands is 'family'
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/3/2006


Steve Painter
State wants school funding suit tossed
Wichita Eagle, 6/3/2006 [Newsbank article]


Icess Fernandez
How will Wichita schools spend $28.8 million?
Wichita Eagle, 6/3/2006 [Newsbank article]


John Green
State's new matching grant program for school savings is first-come, first-served
Hutchinson News, 6/3/2006 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
State wants high court to dismiss school suit
Lawrence Journal World, 6/3/2006


Kevin Flaherty
PSU nursing program on the clock
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 6/3/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sophia Maines
Professors join effort to root our terrorism
Lawrence Journal World, 6/5/2006


Winfield Daily Courier
School finance [opinion]
Hays Daily News, 6/5/2006 [Newsbank article]

Lindsey Geisler
Heights to cut back on exchange students
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/6/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
John Toland a good man [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/6/2006


Dave Ranney
Virtual school offers free second chance
Lawrence Journal World, 6/6/2006

Keep studying
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/6/2006 [Newsbank article]


Martin Hawver
Media coverage incomplete for school finance package
Kansas City Kansan, 6/6/2006


Pop Ban in School [cartoon]
Hutchinson News, 6/6/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Educators plan, await court
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/7/2006


Joe Robertson
Legality of funding KC charters challenged
Kansas City Star, 6/7/2006 [Newsbank article]
Chris Moon
Education department restructured
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/8/2006
Scott Rothschild
Corkins' hires draw ire from board
Lawrence Journal World, 6/8/2006

Sophia Maines
Wescoe air tests to begin this week
Lawrence Journal World, 6/8/2006


Dave Ranney
Lawrence resident to lead national teacher education group
Lawrence Journal World, 6/8/2006

John R. LaPlante
Education is rife with politics [opinion]
Olathe Daily News, 6/8/2006


Nick Sloan and Matt Kelsey
Englebrick hired by Kansas Dept. of Ed.
Kansas City Kansan, 6/8/2006


Arley Hoskin
Morrison to school district: 'Follow the law'
Johnson County Sun, 6/8/2006


Jack "Miles" Ventimiglia
State claims school funds suit's too old
Johnson County Sun, 6/8/2006


Nursing care advanced [opinion]
Johnson County Sun, 6/8/2006


J-W Editorials
Controversy continues
Lawrence Journal World, 6/9/2006


Sophia Maines
KU engineering team shines in NASA satellite contest
Lawrence Journal World, 6/9/2006


Amy M. Cotham
NCCC students better equipped for academic success
Chanute Tribune, 6/9/2006


Amanda O'Toole
2 dead, 2 missing on school excursion
Wichita Eagle, 6/12/2006 [Newsbank article]


Amanda O'Toole
History repeats
Wichita Eagle, 6/12/2006 [Newsbank article]
Sophia Maines
KU researchers fight cancer together
Lawrence Journal World, 6/12/2006

Tom Bell
Reject state science standards [editorial]
Salina Journal, 6/12/2006 [Newsbank article]


Patrick S. Kelley
High-level summer jobs [editorial]
Emporia Gazette, 6/12/2006


Scott Rothschild
Plaintiffs: School finance bill fails grade
Lawrence Journal World, 6/13/2006


Micah Mertes
FHSU names Mercer as Education dean
Hays Daily News, 6/13/2006 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Abstinence-based plan for sex education is returning
Lawrence Journal World, 6/14/2006


Dave Stephens
USD 308 to get additional funds for special education
Hutchinson News, 6/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Supreme Court gets greedy [opinion]
Olathe Daily News, 6/14/2006

Chris Moon
State board says no sex is still best
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/15/2006


Scott Rothschild
Education department spokesman leaves job
Lawrence Journal World, 6/15/2006


Realism and sex education
Winfield Daily Courier, 6/15/2006


Elaine Bessier
Board approves changes
Johnson County Sun, 6/15/2006


Patrick E. Lowry
Sex education [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 6/15/2006 [Newsbank article]


Elaine Bessier and Arley Hoskin
Just say no to sex
Johnson County Sun, 6/15/2006


The watchdog if graduation were mandatory
Kansas City Star, 6/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Melodee Hall Blobaum
JCCC confirms interim choice
Kansas City Star, 6/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Joe Robertson
Ruling upset legal battles
Kansas City Star, 6/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Laurie Au
GED offers graduates a better life
Kansas City Star, 6/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sophia Maines
No legal agreement yet on schools' use of 'KU'
Lawrence Journal World, 6/16/2006


John R. LaPlante
Give charter schools room to grow
Dodge City Globe, 6/16/2006


Ann Charles
Deal with reality
Chanute Tribune, 6/16/2006


Ann Charles
Abstinence lessons [editoiral]
Parson Sun, 6/16/2006


The groups of 6 and 4 [opinion]
Manhattan Mercury, 6/16-17/2006 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
KASB presenting public forums across state
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/17/2006


Amanda O'Toole
'Consoled by friends'
Wichita Eagle, 6/17/2006 [Newsbank article]


J-W Staff Reports
Federal grant will help state expand number of charter schools
Lawrence Journal World, 6/17/2006


Sophia Maines
Professor to advise president, Congress
Lawrence Journal World, 6/17/2006


Districts should give students all the facts
Kansas City Star, 6/18/2006 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Officials talked to teen suspects
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/19/2006


Laura Scoot
From this farm, a grassroots movement grows [opinion]
Kansas City Star, 6/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sophia Maines
Researchers seek to find out how children learn words
Lawrence Journal World, 6/19/2006


Jim Sullinger
Court to address school funding
Kansas City Star, 6/20/2006 [Newsbank article]


Diane Gasper-O'Brien
Education focus of local forum
Hays Daily News, 6/20/2006


Diane Gasper-O'Brien
USD 489 seeks hike in LOB tax
Hays Daily News, 6/20/2006 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
District prioritizing extra school funding
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/21/2006


April Middleton
District plans for school funding
Salina Journal, 6/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


John LaPlante
Don't play games with proficiency standards
Kansas City Kansan, 6/21/2006

Bill Felber
O'Neal sees school finance ruling soon
Manhattan Mercury, 6/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


Mike Corn
Dwindling numbers
Hays Daily News, 6/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


Kristen Waggener
Sending a message
Garden City Telegram, 6/21/2006


Colleen Surridge
Grand jury does not indict LCC president
Parsons Sun, 6/21/2006


Chris Moon
School money: Pass or fail?
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/22/2006


John Hanna
Regents expected to OK tuition hikes
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/22/2006

Sophia Maines
KU to get $2M microscope
Lawrence Journal World, 6/22/2006


Scott Rothschild
School funding suit begins in court today
Lawrence Journal World, 6/22/2006


Jones Institute for Educational Excellence
ESU Kansas helps future teachers
Emporia Gazette, 6/22/2006


Diane Gasper-O'Brien
Plenty of issues, but no citizens
Hays Daily News, 6/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Conservatives get their way [opinion]
Johnson County Sun, 6/22/2006


Patrick Lowry
Not optional [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 6/22/2006


Jack "Miles" Ventimiglia
Parents target top court for school funds
Johnson County Sun, 6/22/2006


Jack "Miles" Ventimiglia
Parents sue for school funds in federal court
Johnson County Sun, 6/22/2006


Bob Sigman
Seeking a new ear
Johnson County Sun, 6/22/2006


Kathryn Mayes
Regents tout KSU value
Manhattan Mercury, 6/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


John R. LaPlante
Don't play games with proficiency standards
Olathe Daily News, 6/22/2006


Chris Moon
Senator says justice may be looking for way out of the case
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/23/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Regents approve another tuition hike
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/23/2006


Icess Fernandez
Some students are struggling to come up with extra money
Wichita Eagle, 6/23/2006 [Newsbank article]


Mara Rose Williams
Tuition rises at 6 state schools
Kansas City Star, 6/23/2006


Sophia Maines
Regent takes tuition stand
Lawrence Journal World, 6/23/2006

Scott Rothschild
Sides spar over school finance
Lawrence Journal World, 6/23/2006


Kevin Flaherty
PSU tuition increase approved
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 6/23/2006 [Newsbank article]


Kim Holcomb
Regents approve tuition hikes
Emporia Gazette, 6/23/2006 [Newsbank article]


John R. LaPlante
Don't water down proficiency standards [opinion]
Dodge City Daily Globe, 6/23/2006


Emily Behlmann
Funds could help program's retention efforts
Garden City Telegram, 6/23/2006


School funding's court test [opinion]
Manhattan Mercury, 6/25/2006 [Newsbank article]


Micah Mertes
Officials say university education still a good buy
Hays Daily News, 6/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tim Vandenack
Program seeks to grow ESL teachers
Hutchinson News, 6/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


John R. LaPlante
The proficiency standards game
Salina Journal, 6/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


Crowson's view [cartoon]
Wichita Eagle, 6/27/2006


Tom Brungardt
Thank you, State board of education
Junction City Daily Union, 6/27/2006

Eric Swanson
Advocate: State ranks high but must do more for kids
Dodge City Daily Globe, 6/28/2006


No easy fix in school case [opinion]
Johnson County Sun, 6/29/2006


Jack "Miles" Ventimiglia
Bailing out or rowing?
Johnson County Sun, 6/29/2006


Emily Behlmann
State board forum address issues relating to state's public education
Garden City Telegram, 6/30/2006


School district should lower mill levy
Olathe Daily News, 6/30/2006


Kevin Flaherty
Corkins: Policies will not change
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 6/30/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Sawyer given comfy raise
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/30/2006


The tuition square dance [cartoon]
Chanute Tribune, 6/30/2006


Chris Moon
Critic formerly a supporter
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/1/2006


Keeping college graduates is wise investment in the future
Kansas City Star, 7/1/2006 [Newsbank article]

Emily Behlmann
Community college to offer weapons class
Garden City Telegram, 7/1/2006


Sarah Benson
Students sweep historical awards
Lawrence Journal World, 7/2/2006


Amanda O'Toole
Retired teachers take pay hit from state
Wichita Eagle, 7/5/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sophia Maines
Regent supports study abroad requirement
Lawrence Journal World, 7/5/2006


Dave Seaton
KASB official asks what do we want our schools to do
Winfield Daily Courier, 7/5/2006


Scott Rothschild
Cultures clash in Democratic primary
Lawrence Journal World, 7/6/2006


Emily Behlmann
Job outlook good for recent grads
Garden City Telegram, 7/6/2006


Emily Behlmann
Job outlook good for recent grads
Garden City Telegram, 7/6/2006


Amy M. Cotham
KASB reports 'what Kansas should know'
Chanute Tribune, 7/6/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Policy for trips outside U.S. change
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/8/2006 [Newsbank article]


Crowson's view [cartoon]
Wichita Eagle, 7/8/2006


Randy Scholfield
Evolve State BOE is at the crossroads [editorial]
Wichita Eagle, 7/8/2006 [Newsbank article]
Scott Rothschild
Group promotes science standards
Lawrence Journal World, 7/8/2006

Scott Rothschild
Law firm drops out of school litigation
Lawrence Journal World, 7/8/2006


Sophia Maines
Job cut streamlines KU bureaucracy
Lawrence Journal World, 7/8/2006


Sophia Maines
Higher loan rates raise cost of education
Lawrence Journal World, 7/10/2006


Michael Mathes
School food is good [letter to the editor]
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/11/2006 [Newsbank article]


Emerson Lynn Jr
Great Bend scandal could be a catalyst for CC reforms [opinion]
Iola Register, 7/11/2006

Barbara Hollingsworth
Education board examines turnover
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/12/2006


Melodee Hall Blobaum
Wanted: qualified teachers
Kansas City Star, 7/12/2006 [Newsbank article]


Gena Terlizzi
State education board considers restraints for special ed students
Lawrence Journal World, 7/12/2006


Micah Mertes
Nursing program gets shot in arm
Hays Daily News, 7/12/2006 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
State board takes up charter debate
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/13/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Sawyer pay in line with peers
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/13/2006


Turnover isn't troubling, yet [opinion]
Manhattan Mercury, 7/13/2006 [Newsbank article]


Steve Vockrodt
City could get KSU research center
Olathe Daily News, 7/13/2006


John Green
Ex-BCCC track coach convicted
Hutchinson News, 7/13/2006


Emily Behlmann
GCCC board to consider staff raises at meeting
Garden City Telegram, 7/13/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
School bond issue possible
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/14/2006


Brad Cooper and Jason Gertzen
K-State plans Olathe site
Kansas City Star, 7/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Mara Rose Williams
School offers free tuition
Kansas City Star, 7/14/2006 [Newsbank article]

Ann Charles
Coach gets red card [opinion]
Chanute Tribune, 7/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


J-W Editorials
Going along [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 7/14/2006


Steve Vockrodt
KSU project could add jobs, investment
Olathe Daily News, 7/14/2006


Richard Luken
Board OKs study
Iola Register, 7/14/2006


Bruce Symes
Online classes enter new world
Iola Register, 7/14/2006


High turnover rate
Hutchinson News, 7/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Kathryn Mayes
KSU eyes Olathe for bioscience
Manhattan Mercury, 7/14-15/2006 [Newsbank article]


Gena Terlizzi
Failing grade on No Child Left Behind could redirect money
Lawrence Journal World, 7/15/2006


Dolph C. Simons, Jr
Olathe land donation is major event for KSU and Kansas
Lawrence Journal World, 7/15/2006


Unlimited possibilities [opinion]
Olathe Daily News, 7/15-17/2006


Sophia Maines
Retirees say KU burns bridges by raising fees, leaving them out of the loop
Lawrence Journal World, 7/16/2006


KU message [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 7/16/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Education department irrelevant? [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/17/2006


Sophia Maines
New president stresses progress, unity
Lawrence Journal World, 7/18/2006


Ron Knox
Vandalized campus Jayhawk could fly the coop
Lawrence Journal World, 7/18/2006


Martin Hawver
An out of field problem
Kansas City Kansan, 7/18/2006


Ann Charles
Focus on education [editorial]
Parsons Sun, 7/18/2006


Connie Morris
Evolution theory questionable
Garden City Telegram, 7/18/2006


Sophia Maines
Wescoe needs to clear the air
Lawrence Journal World, 7/19/2006


Sophia Maines
KU fraternity recognized for grades, philanthropy
Lawrence Journal World, 7/19/2006


Claudian Lauer
State eyes teacher retention
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/19/2006
David Chartrand
Give us a definition for 'children at risk'
Olathe Daily News, 7/19/2006

John Laplante
Education debate: More than sex and evolution
Kansas City Kansan, 7/19/2006


Kathleen Sebelius
Teachers key to Kansas' future
Chanute Tribune, 7/19/2006 [Newsbank article]

The Capital-Journal
Former KU official dies at age 90
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/20/2006


Karen Shideler
KU plans pharmacy school for Wichita
Wichita Eagle, 7/20/2006 [Newsbank article]

By design
Garden City Telegram, 7/20/2006


Elaine Bessier
State board approves division changes, appoints commissioners
Johnson County Sun, 7/20/2006


Andi Atwater
State grant expands nursing program
Wichita Eagle, 7/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


Emily Behlmann
Regents hope grants will draw nurses to programs
Garden City Telegram, 7/21/2006


Martin Hawver
Teaching shortage is next problem
Wichita Eagle, 7/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sophia Maines
Arbitration concludes for fired ex-president KU Alumni Association
Lawrence Journal World, 7/21/2006


Grants from regents begin program to combat state's nursing shortage
Hays Daily News, 7/21/2006


Dolph C. Simons Jr
Legislative report card may not aid higher education effort
Lawrence Journal World, 7/22/2006


J-W Editorials
Nursing resources [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 7/22/2006


Vicky Smith
NCCC adopts degrees to occupation guide
Chanute Tribune, 7/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Cheryl Shepherd-Adams
State BOE's own evolution
Hays Daily News, 7/23/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tim Vandenack
Public school science standards a key issue
Hutchinson News, 7/23/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sophia Maines
KU supports K-State move into Olathe
Lawrence Journal World, 7/23/2006


Hurst Laviana
Inter-Faith offers homeless shelter from summer's heat
Wichita Eagle, 7/25/2006 [Newsbank article]

Barbara Hollingsworth
Schools await decision
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/25/2006 [Newsbank article]


Jeremy Mohn
Science must be silent on God
Garden City Telegram, 7/25/2006


Chris Moon
How was the money spent?
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


Steve Painter
School ruling to come Friday
Wichita Eagle, 7/27/2006 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
Districts not keen on full disclosure
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/27/2006


Chris Moon
School ruling coming Friday
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/27/2006


Jim Sullinger and Melodee Hall Blobaum
Court will announce school decision Friday
Kansas City Star, 7/27/2006 [Newsbank article]


Leonard Hall
Challenges in deaf education
Olathe Daily News, 7/27/2006


JCCC approved for degree and five advanced certificates in gaming
Johnson County Sun, 7/27/2006


Diane Gasper-O'Brien
ID proponents to discuss standards
Hays Daily News, 7/27/2006 [Newsbank article]


Patrick Lowry
Full disclosure [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 7/27/2006 [Newsbank article]


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Education lawsuit open up [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/28/2006


Chris Moon
Financial secrets criticized
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/28/2006


Jennifer Sackhoff
School finance lawsuit dismissed
Junction City Daily Union, 7/28/2006


Sarah St. John
Budget uncertainty clouds new year
Olathe Daily News, 7/28/2006


Eric Swanson
Debate over science standards coming to SW Kansas
Dodge City Daily Globe, 7/28/2006


Gabriel Lippincott
DCCC to participate in survey of state's colleges
Dodge City Daily Globe, 7/28/2006


Cheryl Shepherd-Adams
ID promoters' perpetual folly
Garden City Telegram, 7/28/2006


Emily Behlmann
Area more focused on bilingual education
Garden City Telegram, 7/28/2006


Chris Moon
A passing grade
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/29/2006 [Newsbank article]

Steve Painter
Court dismisses school funding lawsuit
Wichita Eagle, 7/29/2006 [Newsbank article]


Jim Sullinger and Melodee Hall Blobaum
School funding suit dismissed
Kansas City Star, 7/29/2006 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
School finance plan gets court's blessing
Lawrence Journal World, 7/29/2006


Dolph C. Simons Jr
Naming rights another way money talks in college athletics
Lawrence Journal World, 7/29/2006


Mark Schremmer
It's been a long trip [editorial]
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 7/29/2006 [Newsbank article]

Katie Stockstill
Local officials see ruling as 'a positive step'
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 7/29/2006 [Newsbank article]


Michael Strand
For its school finance decision, the state legislature receives a passing grade
Salina Journal, 7/29/2006


Michael Strand
LOBs a part of life
Salina Journal, 7/29/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sarah St. John
Court: School plan OK
Olathe Daily News, 7/29-31/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Education funding dismissed
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/30/2006


Chris Moon
Ruling offers no guarantees
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/30/2006


Rhonda Holman
It's over ruling doesn't change responsibility
Wichita Eagle, 7/30/2006 [Newsbank article]
Dave Ranney
Schools shrink as Kansans pull up stakes
Lawrence Journal World, 7/30/2006

End in sight? [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 7/30/2006


Diane Gasper-O'Brien
Court ruling provides direction for schools
Hays Daily News, 7/30/2006 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
For school districts, ruling enables them to resume work
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/31/2006


Tom Bell
Coalition owes taxpayers [editorial]
Salina Journal, 7/31/2006 [Newsbank article]


A reasonable time to let go [opinion]
Manhattan Mercury, 7/31/2006 [Newsbank article]


John Richard Schrock
Science standards need to be 'natural'
Wichita Eagle, 8/1/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sophia Maines
Lecture series tackles dispute over evolution
Lawrence Journal World, 8/1/2006

J-W Editorials
Passing the buck [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 8/2/2006


John D. Montgomery
School finance [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 8/2/2006 [Newsbank article]


School funding lawsuit dismissal [cartoon]
Manhattan Mercury, 8/2/2006


Kathleen Sebelius
School ruling a win for children
Iola Register, 8/3/2006


Funding back in legislature
Johnson County Sun, 8/3/2006


Overcoming nurse shortage [opinion]
Johnson County Sun, 8/3/2006


Jack "Miles" Ventimiglia
Montoy education case over, so what comes next?
Johnson County Sun, 8/3/2006


Martin Hawver
High court may be big winner in ruling
Junction City Daily Union, 8/3/2006


Ruling leaves door open for more lawsuits
Olathe Daily News, 8/3/2006


Crowson's View [cartoon]
Wichita Eagle, 8/4/2006


Richard Harris
Legislators should hang their heads
Wichita Eagle, 8/4/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sophia Maines
KU shocked that record grant may be in peril
Lawrence Journal World, 8/4/2006


Garance Burke
AG dismisses most serious charge in case of school shooting plot
Lawrence Journal World, 8/4/2006


Martin Hawver
At the rail
Metro News, 8/4/2006


Dave Stephens
Districts examine at-large options
Hutchinson News, 8/4/2006 [Newsbank article]


Kathleen Sebelius
School ruling a win for kids
Chanute Tribune, 8/4/2006 [Newsbank article]


Garance Burke
A.G. drops charge in foiled school plot
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/5/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Schools increasingly have foreign flair
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/5/2006 [Newsbank article]


Diane Carroll
Foundation to cut KU grant
Kansas City Star, 8/5/2006 [Newsbank article]


Dolph C. Simons Jr
KU reaction seems to underplay impact of lost NSF grant
Lawrence Journal World, 8/5/2006


Sophia Maines
KU: Flawed review led to lost funds
Lawrence Journal World, 8/5/2006


Eric Swanson
End of school finance lawsuit produces relief, disappointment
Dodge City Daily Globe, 8/5/2006


Icess Fernandez
Teachers appeal online for supplies
Wichita Eagle, 8/6/2006 [Newsbank article]


Evolution [cartoon]
Kansas City Star, 8/7/2006


Phillip Brownlee
Merge consolidate districts
Wichita Eagle, 8/7/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sophia Maines
No significant problems found in initial Wescoe air-quality tests
Lawrence Journal World, 8/8/2006


Alan Hoskins
KCKCC nursing program receives $272K grant
Kansas City Kansan, 8/8/2006


Scott Rochat
ESU search narrowed to five
Emporia Gazette, 8/8/2006 [Newsbank article]


Chris Moon
Corkins says he's staying put
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/9/2006


Scott Rothschild
State board agrees with Legislature's school funding
Lawrence Journal World, 8/9/2006


Dan K. Thomasson
Science still evolving in Kansas
Salina Journal, 8/9/2006


Emily Behlmann
Lack of tuition does not preclude costs from public schools
Garden City Telegram, 8/9/2006


School funds [editorial]
Garden City Telegram, 8/9/2006


Roxana Hegeman
Pair plead guilty in Kansas school plot
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/10/2006


Sophia Maines
Appeal unlikely in loss of grant
Lawrence Journal World, 8/10/2006


Bob Sigman
Touchy case put to bed
Johnson County Sun, 8/10/2006


Chris Moon
Newspaper seeking ruling from court
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/11/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Open records law no apologies [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/11/2006

Susan Lynn
Riverton teens now need community of caregivers [opinion]
Iola Register, 8/11/2006


Bruce Symes
Housing in short supply at college
Iola Register, 8/11/2006


J-W Editorials
Back on track [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 8/13/2006


Chris Moon and Barbara Hollingsworth
School spending revealed
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/13/2006
Papers, pundits react to State BOE primary
Wichita Eagle, 8/13/2006 [Newsbank article]

Crowson's view [cartoon]
Wichita Eagle, 8/13/2006


Robert P. Maxson
College hires new vice president
Junction City Daily Globe, 8/13/2006


Sophia Maines
Pluto solid as a rock at KU
Lawrence Journal World, 8/15/2006


Bob Johnson
257 considers tax increase
Iola Register, 8/15/2006


Derek Schmidt
New online tutor available for kids
Iola Register, 8/15/2006


Sarah St. John
Not all agree on bond price tag
Olathe Daily News, 8/15/2006


Justin Pope
Kansans make gains in ACT
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/16/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Kansas State research prairie fuel [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/16/2006

Joe Robertson
On ACT, progress is slow
Kansas City Star, 8/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rochat
ESU considers changes
Emporia Gazette, 8/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Katie Stockstill
USD 250 thinks taxpayers will like budget proposal
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 8/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


School aid suits were a last resort [opinion]
Winfield Daily Courier, 8/16/2006


One expelled in foiled school plot
Iola Register, 8/16/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
ACT results varied in local high schools
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/17/2006


Suzanne Perez Tobias
Wichita teen scores perfect on ACT, SAT
Wichita Eagle, 8/17/2006 [Newsbank article]


Dave Ranney
City's ACT scores beat national average
Lawrence Journal World, 8/17/2006


Sophia Maines
University to stand by center, despite grant loss
Lawrence Journal World, 8/17/2006


Scott Rothschild
KU to get $6 million --- of needed $230 million --- for repairs
Lawrence Journal World, 8/17/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Portable classrooms earn an A
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/17/2006


Kathryn Mayes
Area students to average ACT scores
Manhattan Mercury, 8/17/2006 [Newsbank article]

Kathryn Mayes
School funding process is hit
Manhattan Mercury, 8/17/2006 [Newsbank article]


Nick Sloan
KCK Schools roll out budget
Kansas City Kansan, 8/17/2006


Icess Fernandez
City sets ACT-taking record
Wichita Eagle, 8/18/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sophia Maines
Professors surprised, honored by $5,000 fellowship awards
Lawrence Journal World, 8/18/2006


Sophia Maines
KU climbs in national rankings
Lawrence Journal World, 8/18/2006


George Diepenbrock
Bicycle ban doesn't sit well with all children must be in third grade or higher to ride bikes to school
Lawrence Journal World, 8/18/2006

Barbara Hollingsworth
Little learners, but not little days
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/18/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
More funding sought for struggling blacks
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/18/2006


Sophia Maines
Institute taking over archaeological collections
Lawrence Journal World, 8/18/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Education challenges getting testy [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/19/2006


Chris Moon
Kline: Open funding records
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/19/2006


Steve Painter
Spending records sought
Kansas City Star, 8/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Steve Painter
Kline seeks legal expense list
Wichita Eagle, 8/19/2006 [Newsbank article]

J-W Editorials
KU access [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 8/19/2006


Ed Trimmer
Editorial on school aid suits hit nail on the head
Winfield Daily Courier, 8/19/2006


Rhonda Holman
Costly legislators can avoid more school suits
Wichita Eagle, 8/20/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tom Bell
Schools need to open books [editorial]
Salina Journal, 8/20/2006 [Newsbank article]


Edward H. Hammond
Courage: New theme for a growing university
Hays Daily News, 8/20/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Classified jobs at USD 501 harder to fill
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/21/2006


Martin Hawver
Battle over school finance not over
Junction City Daily Union, 8/21/2006


Diane Gasper-O'Brien
Nursing program expanding
Hays Daily News, 8/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sophia Maines
Species of little people didn't exist, KU professor contends
Lawrence Journal World, 8/22/2006


Jennifer Torrens
District officials offer school budget
Emporia Gazette, 8/22/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
USD 501 negotiators strike contract deal
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/23/2006


Lawrence M. Krauss
Evolution fight is against ignorance, not faith
Kansas City Star, 8/23/2006


Catherine Ho
Plan could reinstate driver's ed for teens
Wichita Eagle, 8/24/2006 [Newsbank article]

No child should find math, science boring
Olathe Daily News, 8/24/2006


J-W Editorials
Opening doors
Lawrence Journal World, 8/25/2006


Sophia Maines and Laura Berger
KU to weave larger wireless Web
Lawrence Journal World, 8/25/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Schools group opens its spending records
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/25/2006


Tim Carpenter
Mays ridicules legal fees
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/26/2006


Icess Fernandez
Filipino teachers get to know Wichita, schools
Wichita Eagle, 8/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tom Bell
A win for Kansas taxpayers [editorial]
Salina Journal, 8/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


Katie Stockstill
Area school districts putting money to use
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 8/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


Emily Behlmann
Checks, balances prevent abuses
Garden City Telegram, 8/26/2006


Feeling the need to sue
Hutchinson News, 8/27/2006 [Newsbank article]


Dave Toplikar
Students steering clear of e-books
Lawrence Journal World, 8/27/2006

Amy Conkling
The dead language?
Hutchinson News, 8/28/2006 [Newsbank article]


Dan Hester
Community college cheaper option for higher education
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/29/2006


Patrice R. Holderbach
KSU, others don't screen for students' criminal past
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/30/2006


Icess Fernandez and Tim Potter
City, schools feud over cops
Wichita Eagle, 8/30/2006 [Newsbank article]


J-W Editorials
Smaller is better? [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 8/30/2006


Sophia Maines
Scalia's Turkey trip paid by KU
Lawrence Journal World, 8/30/2006


Inaction was more costly [opinion]
Manhattan Mercury, 8/30/2006 [Newsbank article]


Diane Gasper-O'Brien
Sebelius provides trash talk
Hays Daily News, 8/31/2006 [Newsbank article]


Bruce Symes
ACCC opens Health Care Academy
Iola Register, 8/31/2006


Sophia Maines
KU classified employees still adjusting to system
Lawrence Journal World, 9/1/2006

Barbara Hollingsworth
Silver Lake to explore construction costs
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/2/2006


Ready for all-day
Hutchinson News, 9/3/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tim Carpenter
Money spread beyond courtrooms
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/3/2006


Chris Moon
School group's lobbying targeted top legislators
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/3/2006


Tim Carpenter
IRS delinquencies settled
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/4/2006


Tim Carpenter
Quirky spending discovered
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/5/2006


Chad Lawhorn
KU professor leaves legacy of promoting American Indian literature, culture
Lawrence Journal World, 9/5/2006


J-W Editorials
Tuition inflation [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 9/5/2006


Karrey Britt
School volunteers rarely screened in Kansas
Lawrence Journal World, 9/5/2006


Melodee Hall Blobaum
Trip up on math? Get tutor online
Kansas City Star, 9/6/2006


Emerson Lynn Jr
Stabs at courts hold state back [opinion]
Iola Register, 9/6/2006


Scott Rothschild
District aided legal effort
Lawrence Journal World, 9/7/2006


Tim Carpenter
Online tutoring program seeks to help students excel
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/7/2006


Patrick Lowry
Folly [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 9/7/2006 [Newsbank article]


Arley Hoskin
School goes hi-tech
Johnson County Sun, 9/7/2006


Tom Bell
Spending oddities revealed [editorial]
Salina Journal, 9/7/2006 [Newsbank article]


Elaine Bessier
State starts free online homework help program
Johnson County Sun, 9/7/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Board OKs 6.5 percent raise for USD 501 teachers
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/8/2006


Sophia Maines
Provost focuses on student success
Lawrence Journal World, 9/8/2006


Gabriel Lippincott
Dodge City Community College Trustees want fairness in funding
Dodge City Daily Globe, 9/8/2006


Prevent taxpayer-funded lobbyists [opinion]
Olathe Daily News, 9/8/2006

Sarah St. John
Board: Standards unrealistic
Olathe Daily News, 9/8/2006


Icess Fernandez
Distance is not an obstacle
Wichita Eagle, 9/9/2006


75 years when its doors first opened in 1931, Topeka High School
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/10/2006


Lindsey Geisler
Mendez case paved way for Brown v. Board
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/11/2006


Randy Scholfield
Dragnet test all students for drugs?
Wichita Eagle, 9/11/2006 [Newsbank article]
Sophia Maines
It's official: KU won't appeal NSF decision to cut funding
Lawrence Journal World, 9/12/2006

Scott Rochat
Tech college prepares for evaluation
Emporia Gazette, 9/12/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
State board won't raise bar for schools
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/13/2006


John Laplante
Are you getting More from your public schools?
Kansas City Kansan, 9/13/2006


Sarah St. John
Mentors needed
Olathe Daily News, 9/13/2006


Emily Behlmann
State decision could alter AYP results
Garden City Telegram, 9/13/2006


Dawn Bormann
Kansas won't boost required level of proficient students
Kansas City Star, 9/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Emily Behlmann
Trustees updated on programs, projects
Garden City Telegram, 9/14/2006


Katie Stockstill
Officials discuss how BOE vote will affect local schools
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 9/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Jack "Miles" Ventimiglia
State's test scores nose dive, discussion at forum suggests
Johnson County Sun, 9/14/2006


Elaine Bessier
State leaves lower standards in place
Johnson County Sun, 9/14/2006


Tim Carpenter
C-J's lawsuit draws fire
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/15/2006


John Milburn
State board of ed lists low-achieving schools
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/15/2006


Icess Fernandez
More local schools must allow transfers
Wichita Eagle, 9/15/2006 [Newsbank article]


Beccy Tanner
Declining buildings plague colleges
Wichita Eagle, 9/15/2006 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
State to explore abandoning No Child Left Behind law
Lawrence Journal World, 9/15/2006


Scott Rothschild
Morris to travel to D.C. weeks before term ends
Lawrence Journal World, 9/15/2006


Amy Conkling
Hutch library offers online tutoring service
Hutchinson News, 9/15/2006 [Newsbank article]


Alisha Cooper
Failing to make the grade
Junction City Daily Union, 9/15/2006


John R. LaPlante
Are you getting more from your public schools?
Dodge City Daily Globe, 9/15/2006


Emily Behlmann
Schools 'on improvement'
Garden City Telegram, 9/15/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Open records right to know [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/16/2006


Lisa Sandmeyer
75th anniversary history on display
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/16/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Topeka elementary stays on No Child Left Behind list
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/16/2006


Associated Press
Outgoing official plans two trips
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/16/2006


Dolph C. Simons Jr
KU state officials shouldn't overlook impact of rising tuition
Lawrence Journal World, 9/16/2006


Robert Hemenway
KU chancellor address tuition increases
Lawrence Journal World, 9/16/2006

Amy M. Cotham
Technology state-of-the-art at NCCC
Chanute Tribune, 9/16/2006


Vicky Smith
Seventy years--and counting
Chanute Tribune, 9/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Jessica Tims
What would your boss say? [editorial]
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 9/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sarah St. John
Additional science required for graduation
Olathe Daily Union, 9/16-18/2006


Sarah St. John
Kinzer to assist JCCC chief search
Olathe Daily News, 9/16-18/2006


Associated Press
Morris defends trips
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/17/2006


Scott Rothschild
Crumbling colleges
Lawrence Journal World, 9/17/2006


Suzanne Perez Tobias and Icess Fernandez
Doing the math on students workload
Wichita Eagle, 9/17/2006


The education paradigms [opinion]
Manhattan Mercury, 9/17/2006 [Newsbank article]


John R. LaPlante
School spending begs question
Salina Journal, 9/17/2006 [Newsbank article]


J-W Editorials
Parting shots [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 9/18/2006


BOE controversy not done
Hutchinson News, 9/18/2006


Marc Galbraith
Students have homework; Kansas has help
Leavenworth Times, 9/18/2006


Ric Anderson
Who's doing the bullying?
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/19/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Board of Education just say 'no' [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/19/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Angst grows over NCLB
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/19/2006

Mara Rose Williams
Study says teachers are poorly trained
Kansas City Star, 9/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


J-W Editorials
State support [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 9/19/2006


Meaningful dialogue on diversity [opinion]
Olathe Daily News, 9/19-18/2006


Amy Conkling
AYP delays get mixed reviews
Hutchinson News, 9/19/2006


Patrick S. Kelley
Unreasonable expectations?
Emporia Gazette, 9/19/2006


Kevin Elliott
County schools will keep SROs
Manhattan Mercury, 9/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Funding these trips is wrong [opinion]
Manhattan Mercury, 9/19/20006 [Newsbank article]

President pick is crucial for JCCC [opinion]
Olathe Daily Globe, 9/19/2006


Scott Seirer
Morris has itch to wander [editorial]
Salina Journal, 9/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Salina Journal
K-State to break ground for new student life center
Salina Journal, 9/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Patrick Lowry
Waste of money [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 9/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Morris' gall
Garden City Telegram, 9/19/2006


Emily Behlmann
Group discusses area challenges in education
Garden City Telegram, 9/19/2006


J-W Staff Reports
KU expert to develop Medicaid audit plan
Lawrence Journal World, 9/20/2006


Scott Rothschild
Regents to ask for more funding
Lawrence Journal World, 9/20/2006


Dave Toplikar
Portable classrooms expose permanent problem
Lawrence Journal World, 9/20/2006


John Milburn
Report: State aid on decline
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/20/20006


Mara Rose Williams and James Hart
Kansas' share of college funding drops
Kansas City Star, 9/20/2006 [Newsbank article]


J-W Editorials
Time to leap
Lawrence Journal World, 9/20/2006


Karrey Britt
KU fails on Trojan report card
Lawrence Journal World, 9/20/2006


Sophia Maines
Kansas University anti-plagiarism tool pulled from professors' arsenal
Lawrence Journal World, 9/20/2006


Amy Conkling
The Art of Teaching
Hutchinson News, 9/20/2006 [Newsbank article]


April Middleton
Making a connection
Salina Journal, 9/20/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tuition trouble
Olathe Daily News, 9/20/2006


Scott Rochat
Michael Lane will lead university
Emporia Gazette, 9/20/2006


Scott Rochat
Regents: Funding diminished
Emporia Gazette, 9/20/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Grant to assist preschool reading
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/21/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
It's as easy as ABC: Pupils mean state aid
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


The Capital-Journal
Regents pick new ESU president
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/21/2006


Sophia Maines
KU Medical Center receives $21M in grants
Lawrence Journal World, 9/21/2006


Amy Conkling and Kathy Hanks
School numbers fluctuate in W. Kansas
Hutchinson News, 9/21/2006


Scott Rochat
New ESU president plans to jump right in
Emporia Gazette, 9/21/2006


Sarah St. John
JCCC has record enrollment
Olathe Daily News, 9/21/2006


Patrick S. Kelley
A good choice for campus, town [editorial]
Emporia Gazette, 9/21/2006


Jack Miles
Make college investigation public
Johnson County Sun, 9/21/2006


Bob Sigman
Education shortchanged
Johnson County Sun, 9/21/2006


Emerson Lynn Jr
State should pay much higher share of university costs [opinion]
Iola Register, 9/21/2006


Patrick Lowry
Time for reform [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 9/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


Heather Hollingsworth
Enrollment flat at state universities
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/22/2006


Melodee Hall Blobaum and Edie Hall
Report omits conclusion
Kansas City Star, 9/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Rhonda Holman
Be great how to pay for higher ed's needs?
Wichita Eagle, 9/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild and Serena Brahney
KU enrollment drops, ACT scores climb
Lawrence Journal World, 9/22/2006


Dave Toplikar
Virtual school helps boost district enrollment
Lawrence Journal World, 9/22/2006


More error in judgment
Hutchinson News, 9/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Katie Stockstill
PSU enjoys record enrollment
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 9/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Susan Lynn
NCCC nursing school administers growing pains treatment
Iola Register, 9/22/2006

Micah Mertes
Fort Hays enrollment numbers top record books once again
Hays Daily News, 9/22/2006


Scott Rochat
University greets its new president today
Emporia Gazette, 9/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tim Hrenchir
New Emporia State president hopes to stay until retirement
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/23/2006


Mara Rose Williams
Kansas regents raise pay for officials
Kansas City Star, 9/23/2006 [Newsbank article]

Icess Fernandez
WSU enrollment up; KU, KSU more diverse
Wichita Eagle, 9/23/2006 [Newsbank article]


Mike Ekey
Two Olathe schools win Blue Ribbon awards
Kansas City Star, 9/23/2006 [Newsbank article]


Dolph C. Simons Jr
Loyal alumni and friends shouldn't overlook KU challenges
Lawrence Journal World, 9/23/2006


Ric Anderson
Morris' trip triggers Yule spirit
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/24/2006


Scott Rothschild
School suit means more stability, but much is unsettled
Lawrence Journal World, 9/24/2006

Icess Fernandez
Wichita public schools school vote would require more math, fine arts credits
Wichita Eagle, 9/25/2006 [Newsbank article]


Skateboard rules
Lawrence Journal World, 9/26/2006


Kathy Hanks
Local need, global search
Hutchinson News, 9/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


Ann Charles
Failing Kansans [opinion]
Chanute Tribune, 9/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
Judge faced fire in school lawsuit
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/27/2006


Sophia Maines
Kansas University enrollment inches upward this fall at Edwards Campus
Lawrence Journal World, 9/27/2006


Scott Rothschild
Grants issued to start charter schools
Lawrence Journal World, 9/27/2006


Katie Stockstill
PSU President receives $36K pay increase
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 9/27/2006 [Newsbank article]


Who will pay for college? [opinion]
Olathe Daily News, 9/27/2006


Jon Sarche
In-state tuition break appealed
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/28/2006


Glenn Staab
Lunch, Mass and gas
Hays Daily News, 9/28/2006 [Newsbank article]


Katie Stockstill
A $584M problem
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 9/28/2006 [Newsbank article]


Susan Lynn
PSU maintenance needs are critical
Iola Register, 9/28/2006


Sophia Maines and Scott Rothschild
Immigrant tuition law on trial
Lawrence Journal World, 9/28/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Immigrant named to USD 501 board
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/29/2006


John Masterson
ACCC's on-campus enrollment up
Iola Register, 9/29/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Seaman approves first phase of high school addition
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/30/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Charter school experts to speak
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/30/2006


Scott Rothschild
Topekan campaigns for charter schools
Lawrence Journal World, 10/1/2006


Scott Rothschild
Neglecting our future?
Lawrence Journal World, 10/1/2006


Dave Toplikar
New tests a better map of progress
Lawrence Journal World, 10/2/2006


Dave Toplikar
Virtual school starts online newspaper
Lawrence Journal World, 10/4/2006


Melodee Hall Blobaum and Laura Bauer
Keeping schools safe requires watchful eye
Kansas City Star, 10/4/2006 [Newsbank article]

Sophia Maines
KU renews anti-plagiarism software subscription
Lawrence Journal World, 10/4/2006


Icess Fernandez
Unthinkable? Not to them area schools have plans for crisis
Wichita Eagle, 10/4/2006

John Laplante
Who's being punished?
Kansas City Kansan, 10/4/2006


Sophia Maines
KU student group stands for science
Lawrence Journal World, 10/5/2006


Sophia Maines
Two KU professors to receive Chancellors Club honor
Lawrence Journal World, 10/6/2006

Eric Swanson
Kansas treasurer says she wants to oversee changes in college savings plan
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/6/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Teens tackle Chinese course
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/7/2006


Jeffrey Hibbert
Derby school board to hear yearbook objections
Wichita Eagle, 10/8/2006 [Newsbank article]

The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
No child left behind caught up [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/9/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Laptops and nanos and gizmos, oh my!
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/9/2006
Phillip Brownlee
Fishy like charter schools? Here's a grant
Wichita Eagle, 10/10/2006

J-W Editorials
Endowment asset [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 10/7/2006


Crooked college sports
Hutchinson News, 10/7/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sophia Maines
Funds at KU arm hit $1B
Lawrence Journal World, 10/7/2006


Sarah St. John
Man seeks first charter school
Olathe Daily News, 10/7-9/2006


Sophia Maines
Kansas University task force examines whether tenure process is on the right track
Lawrence Journal World, 10/9/2006


Kevin Flaherty
Cato school receives national honor
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 10/9/2006


Katie Stockstill
Funding dilemma
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 10/9/2006 [Newsbank article]


Give charter schools a chance [opinion]
Olathe Daily News, 10/10/2006


James Jordan
Abrams ready for meeting on home turf
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/10/2006


Scott Rochat
FHTC officials oppose merger
Emporia Gazette, 10/10/2006


Getting serious on school finance
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/11/2006


Foss Farrar
State board hears local concerns
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/11/2006


Bill Wilson
Barton school rates well
Wichita Eagle, 10/11/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sophia Maines
Biomedical center to open amid funding pinch
Lawrence Journal World, 10/11/2006


Dave Toplikar
Principal: Flooding could have led to 'major explosion' at school
Lawrence Journal World, 10/12/2006


Scott Rochat
Deferred maintenance a problem at university
Emporia Gazette, 10/12/2006 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
Silver Lake picks architect
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/13/2006


Rick Plumlee
NCAA levels KU sanctions
Wichita Eagle, 10/13/2006 [Newsbank article]


Jason King
Jayhawks avert serious sanctions
Kansas City Star, 10/13/2006 [Newsbank article]


Hurst Laviana
Rumors keep 600 kids home
Wichita Eagle, 10/13/2006 [Newsbank article]

Mike Hendricks
As time runs out, she's off to junkets
Kansas City Star, 10/13/2006 [Newsbank article]


Kevin Haskin
NCAA faults KU over rules
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/13/2006


Ryan Wood
Mangino absolved in probe
Lawrence Journal World, 10/13/2006


Gary Bedore
Lost scholarship surprises Self
Lawrence Journal World, 10/13/2006


Ryan Wood
Basketball scholarship lost; postseason play unaffected
Lawrence Journal World, 10/13/2006


John Masterson
Federal report shows ACCC on track
Iola Register, 10/13/2006


Nick Sloan
West Kansas college uses new methods to recruit local students
Kansas City Kansan, 10/13/2006


Chris Moon
School group wants suit dismissed
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/14/2006


Struggling Jayhawks
Hutchinson News, 10/14/2006


Icess Fernandez
Private school learns art of marketing a school's sales pitch
Wichita Eagle, 10/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Dolph C. Simons Jr
Athletics, medicine, journalism pose challenge for chancellors
Lawrence Journal World, 10/14/2006


Sophia Maines
University benefits from research grants
Lawrence Journal World, 10/14/2006


Ashley Nietfeld
Schools cut down on sugar
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/14/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
State Board of Education try again
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/15/2006


Paul A. Hanle
BOE vote is a chance to lead on science ed
Wichita Eagle, 10/15/2006 [Newsbank article]

Amy Conkling
Putting the squeeze on schools
Hutchinson News, 10/15/2006 [Newsbank article]


Watchful eye [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 10/15/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
College prep academy challenger [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/16/2006


Ann Marie Bush
New program benefits high school dropouts
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/16/2006


Sophia Maines
KU sees tougher race for research funds
Lawrence Journal World, 10/16/2006


Amy Conkling
Class size trends steady across county
Hutchinson News, 10/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Barbara J. Isenberg
County confirms aviation school grant
Wichita Eagle, 10/17/2006 [Newsbank article]


Bob Corkins
Charter grants followed the rules [opinion]
Wichita Eagle, 10/17/2006 [Newsbank article]
Ron Knox
Physicist takes shots at intelligent design
Lawrence Journal World, 10/17/2006

Amy Conkling
In search of a magic number
Hutchinson News, 10/17/2006 [Newsbank article]


NCAA sanctions against KU athletics [editorial]
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/18/2006


Nick Sloan
Piper considering going against state in teaching origin of life
Kansas City Kansan, 10/18/2006


Emily Behlmann
KASB members talk equal education
Garden City Telegram, 10/18/2006


Hurst Laviana
School addresses suicide, rumors
Wichita Eagle, 10/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Barbara J. Isenberg
State boosts school's funding
Wichita Eagle, 10/20/2006 [Newsbank article]


Steve Abrams
Apology due
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
He's tested under fire
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


Vicky Smith
College and community go together
Chanute Tribune, 10/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
Silver Lake to vote on board system
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/22/2006


J-W Editorials
Degree guarantee? [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 10/22/2006


Dave Toplikar
Preschool program gives head start in life
Lawrence Journal World, 10/22/2006


Too many in class
Hutchinson News, 10/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Matt McNabb
Other schools enjoy boost in students
Hutchinson News, 10/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Matt McNabb
Growing up
Hutchinson News, 10/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
'Tis a gift to be honored
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/23/2006


Sophia Maines
Provost discussing raising bar for admissions
Lawrence Journal World, 10/23/2006


Ric Anderson
Will Corkins run out of time?
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/24/2006


Dave Toplikar
New elementary report cards to contain more, better assessments
Lawrence Journal World, 10/24/2006


Nick Schwien
From milking cows to Columbine
Hays Daily News, 10/24/2006


David Klepper
Corkins rejects critics
Kansas City Star, 10/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


Ashley Nietfeld
Community College considers legal action against state
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/26/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Help us, pupil wrote, and they did
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/27/2006


Sophia Maines
Baker welcomes first female president
Lawrence Journal World, 10/27/2006

Mike Belt
'Privacy' policy under attack fledgling filmmakers on crusade to rid district of all-or-nothing rule
Lawrence Journal World, 10/27/2006


Dave Toplikar
'Digital District' proposed for operating systems
Lawrence Journal World, 10/29/2006


Dave Toplikar
Accessing your kid's school life online
Lawrence Journal World, 10/29/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Santa Fe Trail voters to decide bond issue
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/31/2006


Icess Fernandez
Wal-Mart offers land to school
Wichita Eagle, 10/31/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sophia Maines
Female faculty still in minority at KU
Lawrence Journal World, 10/31/2006


Student monitors [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 11/2/2006


Sophia Maines
KU puts worst foot forward for tour
Lawrence Journal World, 11/3/2006


Sophia Maines
Leaders call for greater focus on graduate education
Lawrence Journal World, 11/3/2006


Micah Mertes
Regents visit with students
Hays Daily News, 11/3/2006


Emily Behlmann
Pact hopes to bridge the gap
Garden City Telegram, 11/3/2006


George Diepenbrock
Student protests not what they used to be
Lawrence Journal World, 11/4/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Check scam bounces back
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/4/2006


Sophia Maines
Rest in pieces, computer relic
Lawrence Journal World, 11/4/2006


Emily Behlmann
Featured guests mark 20th year of Hispanic Day
Garden City Telegram, 11/4/2006


J-W Editorials
University lowlights [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 11/5/2006


Anna Staatz
Cloud College harnesses wind power
Junction City Daily Union, 11/5/2006


Icess Fernandez
Middle schools launch plan to close minority gap
Wichita Eagle, 11/6/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sophia Maines
KU-developed tools licensed to Kansas company
Lawrence Journal World, 11/6/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
USD 501 check scam whose fault?
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/7/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Former educators seek to start charter schools
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/7/2006


Mark Fagan
British company to count on KU research
Lawrence Journal World, 11/7/2006

The Capital-Journal
KU mourns professor
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/8/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
USD 501 health line expert advice [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/8/2006

Ron Knox
Retired KU math professor, 101, dies
Lawrence Journal World, 11/8/2006


Sam Hartle
Governor at KUMC to promote partnership
Kansas City Kansan, 11/8/2006


More charter schools?
Junction City Daily Union, 11/8/2006


John Heim
Sixteen chances [commentary]
Emporia Gazette, 11/8/2006


John Richmeier
Four schools fail to meet state progress targets
Leavenworth Times, 11/8/2006


Political cartoon
Manhattan Mercury, 11/9/2006


Emily Behlmann
GCCC board discusses new fire tower, facilities
Garden City Telegram, 11/9/2006


Bruce Symes
ACCC has housing on its mind
Iola Register, 11/10/2006


Mike Sherry
An orderly school bus means a better education for kids
Kansas City Star, 11/11/2006 [Newsbank article]


Dave Toplikar
Lawrence district gets passing grades
Lawrence Journal World, 11/11/2006


Hurst Laviana
Olathe educator becomes Kansas Teacher of the Year
Wichita Eagle, 11/12/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sophia Maines
International graduate student enrollment up
Lawrence Journal World, 11/13/2006


John R. LaPlante
Charter schools offer variety of possibilities
Dodge City Daily Globe, 11/13/2006


John R. LaPlante
Charter schools offer variety of options
Olathe Daily News, 11/14/2006


Micah Mertes
Last but not least, FHSU shows legislators effect of maintenance backlog
Hays Daily News, 11/14/2006


David Klepper
Audit finds errors in state's at-risk funding
Kansas City Star, 11/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Audit: State overpaying aid
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/14/2006


Scott Rothschild
Audit: 1 in 7 free lunch students ineligible
Lawrence Journal World, 11/14/2006


Michael Strand
Audit doubts free lunch counts
Salina Journal, 11/15/2006 [Newsbank article]


Chris Moon
Head of class a real possibility
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/15/2006


Patrick Lowry
Maintenance [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 11/15/2006


Kenneth Daniel
Audit finds fraud in free-lunch funding
Olathe Daily News, 11/15/2006


Scott Rothschild
State education board awards charter school grant
Lawrence Journal World, 11/15/2006


Chris Moon
Morris goes ahead with travel plans
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/16/2006


Melodee Hall Blobaum
More schools fail to hit goals
Kansas City Star, 11/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Patrick Lowry
Step down [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 11/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Bob Sigman
Schools back in court [opinion]
Johnson County Sun, 11/16/2006


Elaine Bessier
Some children 'left behind'
Johnson County Sun, 11/16/2006


Arley Hoskin
Kansas Teacher of Year goes to Olathe educator
Johnson County Sun, 11/16/2006


Bob Johnson
USD 257 short of test goals
Iola Register, 11/16/2006


Bobbi Mlynar
Emporia district misses goals
Emporia Gazette, 11/16/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Education goals not met
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/16/2006


Sophia Maines
Needed maintenance climbs to $727M
Lawrence Journal World, 11/16/2006


Icess Fernandez
No child left behind 4 schools must offer transfers
Wichita Eagle, 11/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Amy Conkling
Numerous appeals delay test results
Hutchinson News, 11/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Vicky Smith
Pay no attention to stereotypes for career
Chanute Tribune, 11/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sarah St. John
Olathe schools miss AYP mark
Olathe Daily News, 11/16-18/2006


Leonard Hall
Legislators tour KSD
Olathe Daily News, 11/16-18/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Connie Morris off again [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/17/2006


John Milburn
Regent repair costs soaring
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/17/2006


Sophia Maines
New KU drop policy has rocky start
Lawrence Journal World, 11/17/2006


Lindsey Geisler
USD 501 honors Brown leader
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/17/2006


Ryan D. Wilson
USD 475 examines growing needs
Junction City Daily Union, 11/17/2006


Diane Gasper-O'Brien
Hays schools not likely over counting at-risk children
Hays Daily News, 11/17/2006


Emerson Lynn Jr
Federal school law is basically sound, but needs reforms [opinion]
Iola Register, 11/17/2006


Joe Robertson
Shift of after-school programs is set
Kansas City Star, 11/18/2006 [Newsbank article]


Micah Mertes
FHSU's deferred maintenance backlog increases
Hays Daily News, 11/19/2006


Laura Scott
New formula needed for 'at-risk' aid
Kansas City Star, 11/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Rhonda Holman
Progress? Law says Kansas schools must do better
Wichita Eagle, 11/19/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
School funds spend it right [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/19/2006


Phyllis Jacobs Griekspoor
Officials elaborate on technical education plans
Wichita Eagle, 11/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Ron Knox
Migrant financial aid program loses funding
Lawrence Journal World, 11/19/2006

Martin Hawver
Is there a better yardstick to measure at-risk pupils?
Kansas City Kansan, 11/20/2006


John Hanna
Audit finds new, tricky issues in schools plan
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/20/2006


J-W Editorials
Good investment [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 11/21/2006


Dave Toplikar
Meeting fuels Corkins speculation
Lawrence Journal World, 11/21/2006


Amy Conkling
Where less means more
Hutchinson News, 11/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


Kaley Lyon
Kaufman warns funding fight might not be over
Hays Daily News, 11/21/2006


Will Klusener
KSU maint. needs grow
Manhattan Mercury, 11/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


Melodee Hall Blobaum
Session perplexes some members
Kansas City Star, 11/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Ric Anderson
Has time run out for Corkins?
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/22/2006


John Hanna
Bringing back evolution may take months
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/22/2006


Dave Toplikar
Board ready to heed call
Lawrence Journal World, 11/22/2006

Tim Carpenter
Board to meet in private
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Emily Behlmann
Schools seek improvement
Garden City Telegram, 11/22/2006


Sarah Kessinger
Local AYP scores in
Chanute Tribune, 11/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Kaley Lyon
Students choosing health, not Ho Ho's
Hays Daily News, 11/22/2006


Tim Carpenter
Lawmakers foresaw Corkins resigning
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/23/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Education chief steps down
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/23/2006


Melodee Hall Blobaum
Turbulent Corkins era ends
Kansas City Star, 11/23/2006 [Newsbank article]


Micah Mertes
Fort Hays culture expanding
Hays Daily News, 11/23/2006 [Newsbank article]


Katie Stockstill
Deferred maintenance problem growing for PSU
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 11/23/2006 [Newsbank article]


Bob Corkins
Text of Crokins resignation letter
Lawrence Journal World, 11/23/2006


Dave Toplikar
Corkins resigns ed post
Lawrence Journal World, 11/23/2006


Free Lunch in Kansas [cartoon]
Olathe Daily News, 11/24/2006


K-State Newswire
KSU gets $600,000 grant
Manhattan Mercury, 11/24/2006 [Newsbank article]


Nick Sloan
KCK school board says no to charter schools
Kansas City Kansan, 11/24/2006


Martin Hawver
At the rail
Metro News, 11/24/2006


Associated Press
Students plead no contest in plot
Lawrence Journal World, 11/24/2006


Sophia Maines
KU leader's pay low in Big 12
Lawrence Journal World, 11/24/2006


Higher education ranking the pay of state professors
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/25/2006


Tom Bell
Work needs to be done [editorial]
Salina Journal, 11/25/2006 [Newsbank article]


Fresh start Corkins' resignation opens doors to progress
Garden City Telegram, 11/25/2006


Dolph C. Simon Jr
Lawmakers must get involved in KU medical school plans
Lawrence Journal World, 11/25/2006


Icess Fernandez and Christina M. Woods
WSU pressed to hire more diverse faculty
Wichita Eagle, 11/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


Jan Biles
The Bees have it
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/26/2006


Jan Biles
Chimps in space
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/27/2006


J-W Editorials
Clean slate [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 11/27/2006


John Milburn
Schmidt: Bank surplus to pay bills
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/28/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
No child left behind use the carrot [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/28/2006

John Milburn
Leader: Portion of budget surplus could help schools
Hutchinson News, 11/28/2006


School leaders say commissioner needs experience in education
Winfield Daily Courier, 11/28/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Decisions coming on tech schools
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/28/2006


Ric Anderson
Good gig? Not if you like security
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/28/2006


David Klepper
Search is on for education leader
Kansas City Star, 11/28/2006


Chris Moon
Parties know desired traits
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/28/2006


Associated Press
School conspiracy defendant acquitted
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/29/2006


Associated Press
'Not guilty' in school plot
Kansas City Star, 11/29/2006


Medical infighting [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 11/29/2006


Mark McCormick
School buses are a public concern
Wichita Eagle, 11/29/2006 [Newsbank article]


Julius A. Karash
Almost $400 Million at stake
Kansas City Star, 11/29/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sophia Maines
Hospital courts medical center
Lawrence Journal World, 11/29/2006


Rhonda Holman
At last credit to all for SRO resolution
Wichita Eagle, 11/29/2006 [Newsbank article]


Icess Fernandez
Schools to recruit abroad again
Wichita Eagle, 11/29/2006 [Newsbank article]


Amy Conkling
Officials: Ed commish needs experience
Hutchinson News, 11/29/2006 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
State officials want Corkins' replacement to be able to cooperate with other agencies
Hutchinson News, 11/29/2006


Associated Press
Judge says student innocent in alleged school shooting plot
Lawrence Journal World, 11/29/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Mixed grade [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/29/2006 [Newsbank article]


Kevin Selders
Governor congratulates top elementary schools
Olathe Daily News, 11/29/2006


A necessary departure [opinion]
Manhattan Mercury, 11/29/2006 [Newsbank article]


Lunch fraud should be priority [opinion]
Olathe Daily News, 11/29/2006


Patrick Lowry
Good idea [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 11/29/2006 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
School officials give wish list for new commissioner
Salina Journal, 11/29/2006


Good stewards [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 11/30/2006


Laura Scott
Missouri, Kansas should allocate revenue surpluses to education
Kansas City Star, 11/30/2006 [Newsbank article]

Robin Tweedy Cook
Teachers make a difference [opinion]
Wichita Eagle, 11/30/2006 [Newsbank article]


Rhonda Holman
Expertise State needs qualified ed commissioner
Wichita Eagle, 11/30/2006 [Newsbank article]


Ideas worth considering [opinion]
Manhattan Mercury, 11/30/2006 [Newsbank article]


Bob Sigman
Building repair 101 [opinion]
Johnson County Sun, 11/30/2006


Arley Hoskin
Governor celebrates Olathe success
Johnson County Sun, 11/30/2006


Ashley Hoskin
School district prepares for legislative session
Johnson County Sun, 11/30/2006


Randy Scholfield
Diversity higher education must work harder
Wichita Eagle, 12/1/2006 [Newsbank article]


Amy Conkling
Students will find blue backpacks useful during break
Hutchinson News, 12/1/2006 [Newsbank article]


Randy Scholfield
Kansas in the crosshairs of warming
Wichita Eagle, 12/1/2006 [Newsbank article]


Nick Sloan
4 charter schools proposed in KCK
Kansas City Kansan, 12/1/2006


KSU passes breaking point
Junction City Daily Union, 12/1/2006


Associated Press
Former Fort Hays State president, 85, dies
Wichita Eagle, 12/1/2006 [Newsbank article]


Emerson Lynn Jr
School tax money goes round 'n round creating new wealth
Iola Register, 12/1/2006


Sophia Maines
KUMC dealings exclude regents
Lawrence Journal World, 12/2/2006


Works for all [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/2/2006 [Newsbank article]


Dolph C. Simons Jr
Spending on college sports overshadows academic mission
Lawrence Journal World, 12/2/2006


Scott Rothschild
State may help deferred maintenance
Lawrence Journal World, 12/2/2006


Sophia Maines
Campus chapel set to grow
Lawrence Journal World, 12/2/2006


Icess Fernandez
WSU tailors recruiting to minorities
Wichita Eagle, 12/2/2006 [Newsbank article]


Philadelphia Inquirer
We're failing higher education
Olathe Daily News, 12/2/2006


Chris Green
Millions needed to fix buildings
Salina Journal, 12/2/2006 [Newsbank article]


The Capital-Journal
Study: Marriage no benefit to female scientists
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/3/2006


Dave Toplikar
Switch to 'all-day K' would cost city $1M
Lawrence Journal World, 12/3/2006


Attention, please [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 12/3/2006


Associated Press
WSU widens
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/3/2006


Barbara J. Isenberg
Funding for adult ed in jeopardy
Wichita Eagle, 12/3/2006 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Wichita State targets minority students
Lawrence Journal World, 12/3/2006


Winston C. Brooks
Model among schools [letter to the editor]
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/4/2006 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Corkins replacement likely to have ed background
Hutchinson News, 12/4/2006


Kansas City Star
The final word on Bob Corkins
Hutchinson News, 12/4/2006

Chris Green
Higher ed's issues are coming to the forefront
Hutchinson News, 12/4/2006 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Corkins replacement likely to have school credentials
Lawrence Journal World, 12/4/2006


Nick Sloan
Some schools in WyCo failed to meet AYP benchmarks
Kansas City Kansans, 12/4/2006


Tom Bell
Corkins offered us education [editorial]
Salina Journal, 12/4/2006 [Newsbank article]


Lindsey Geisler
Role models inspire book of profiles
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/4/2006


Beccy Tanner
WSU to shape future of Cowtown
Wichita Eagle, 12/4/2006 [Newsbank article]


Micah Mertes
FHSU president challenging state officials on annual trip
Hays Daily News, 12/4/2006 [Newsbank article]


Dave Toplikar
School board considers $10M in maintenance project
Lawrence Journal World, 12/5/2006


Mark Sherman
Supreme Court looks at integration
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/5/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Brown V. Board new challenge [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/5/2006


Lindsey Geisler
Rural gym renaming tabled
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/5/2006


Scott Rochat
University students push for repairs
Emporia Gazette, 12/5/2006 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Search is on for new ed commissioner
Iola Register, 12/5/2006


Sarah St. John
Definition of 'at-risk' student in question
Olathe Daily News, 12/5/2006

Tom Bell
Repairs undone are costly [editorial]
Salina Journal, 12/5/2006 [Newsbank article]


Ashley Nietfeld
Universities ask for an increase in funding from state
Dodge City Daily Globe, 12/5/2006


A new direction in public education? [opinion]
Winfield Daily Courier, 12/5/2006


Dave Toplikar
Speedy school lunches not cram sessions
Lawrence Journal World, 12/6/2006


Associated Press
FHSU leader eyes funds
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/6/2006


Mike Hoeflich
Sports don't serve academics
Lawrence Journal World, 12/6/2006


Ron Knox
Senior on football team turns himself in
Lawrence Journal World, 12/6/2006


Gary Brunk
Reduce vending machine access; downsize students
Wichita Eagle, 12/6/2006 [Newsbank article]


Mark McCormick
Schools feel burden of social work
Wichita Eagle, 12/6/2006 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
Charter applications on agenda
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/6/2006


Emerson Lynn Jr
Speaker-elect backs initiative in preventive medicine [opinion]
Iola Register, 12/6/2006


Icess Fernandez
Millions sought for campus upkeep
Wichita Eagle, 12/7/2006 [Newsbank article]


Mara Rose Williams
Schools seek more funds
Kansas City Star, 12/7/2006 [Newsbank article]


Roxana Hegeman
State universities rally for support to fund repairs
Lawrence Journal World, 12/7/2006


Laura Berger
Student start campaign to increase funds for deferred maintenance
Lawrence Journal World, 12/7/2006


J-W Editorials
Pivotal issue [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 12/7/2006


Former KU player charged with felony
Lawrence Journal World, 12/7/2006


Pete Goering
Save schools' history
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/7/2006

John R. LaPlante
The education commissioner and the admiral
Olathe Daily News, 12/7/2006


Patrick S. Kelley
Bolton, Corkins and arrogance [editorial]
Emporia Gazette, 12/7/2006 [Newsbank article]


David Clouston
FHSU president pitches funding proposal
Salina Journal, 12/7/2006 [Newsbank article]


Amy Conkling
Regents to ask for 6 percent increase
Hutchinson News, 12/7/2006


Bob Sigman
Major revamp in order
Johnson County Sun, 12/7/2006


Elaine Bessier
Some glad, some not that Corkins resigned
Johnson County Sun, 12/7/2006

Chris Green
Plans for college repairs still elusive
Hutchinson News, 12/8/2006 [Newsbank article]


Courtney Cloyd
WSU awards scholars $48,000
Wichita Eagle, 12/8/2006 [Newsbank article]


Eric Weslander
Panelist: Faith, reason debate endless
Lawrence Journal World, 12/8/2006


Dave Toplikar
Biologist speaks for intelligent design
Lawrence Journal World, 12/8/2006


Bill Mayer
KU has room for progress
Lawrence Journal World, 12/8/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Pilot school plans viewed
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/8/2006


Sarah St. John
Board: charter application incomplete
Olathe Daily News, 12/8/2006


Emerson Lynn Jr
Kansas to the front with state-of-the-art biosecurity institute [opinion]
Iola Register, 12/8/2006


Hemenway: KU Med is key to Kansas' future
Kansas City Kansan, 12/8/2006


Kevin Flaherty
Shaver prepares to take office
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 12/8/2006 [Newsbank article]

George Diepenbrock
Haskell says goodbye to president
Lawrence Journal World, 12/9/2006


Associated Press
Ex-teacher pleads no contest in exploitation
Hutchinson News, 12/9/2006


Nick Sloan
Western Kansas university increases recruiting in KCK
Kansas City Kansan, 12/9/2006


Nick Sloan
Fort Hays State president discusses college funding
Kansas City Kansan, 12/9/2006


Michael Strand
Funding still tops schools' agenda
Salina Journal, 12/9/2006 [Newsbank article]


Mark Davis
Bioscience role urged
Kansas City Star, 12/10/2006 [Newsbank article]


Rhonda Holman
Find way to fund adult education
Wichita Eagle, 12/10/2006 [Newsbank article]


Mark McCormick
Teachers left out of bonus plan
Wichita Eagle, 12/10/2006 [Newsbank article]


Delay increases risk, expense [opinion]
Manhattan Mercury, 12/10/2006 [Newsbank article]


Special to the Daily Union
Cutoff date announced for Wetlands program
Junction City Daily Union, 12/10/2006


Dr. Barbara Atkinson
KU Medical Center focused on shared vision
Lawrence Journal World, 12/10/2006


Gayle Weber
Students sign on to help maintenance backlog
Hays Daily News, 12/10/2006


John Richmeier
Thornburgh congratulates DARE graduates
Leavenworth Times, 12/11/2006


Derek Schmidt
Save for known expenses
Iola Register, 12/11/2006


Mike Belt
Bus route to link KU campuses
Lawrence Journal World, 12/11/2006


Mike Belt
One to remember
Lawrence Journal World, 12/11/2006


Dave Toplikar
Male teachers in short supply at elementary level
Lawrence Journal World, 12/11/2006


Tim Carpenter
Maintenance backlog topic of talks
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/12/2006


Dawn Bormann
KCK teacher faces suspension
Kansas City Star, 12/12/2006 [Newsbank article]

Julius A. Karash
Kansas hears of teamwork
Kansas City Star, 12/12/2006 [Newsbank article]


Roy Wenzl
WSU plan pays off
Wichita Eagle, 12/12/2006 [Newsbank article]


Salina Journal
Pay now or pay later [editorial]
Emporia Gazette, 12/12/2006 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rochat
Tech college retains independent status
Emporia Gazette, 12/12/2006 [Newsbank article]


Mark Fagan
Senate leader floats tuition credit
Lawrence Journal World, 12/12/2006


Scott Rothschild
Legislators warm to KU medical affiliation plans
Lawrence Journal World, 12/12/2006


Eric Swanson
DCCC to launch pilot program for developing school safety plans
Dodge City Daily Globe, 12/12/2006


Bobbi Mlynar
Olpe students take 75 percent of awards in state learning quest essay contest
Emporia Gazette, 12/13/2006


Sarah St. John
State test results split
Olathe Daily News, 12/13/2006


Associated Press
Wichita State new program keeps students at home
Lawrence Journal World, 12/13/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Teacher mentoring pays off
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/13/2006


Success story [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/13/2006 [Newsbank article]


Amy Conkling
Schools honored for excellence
Hutchinson News, 12/13/2006 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
Schools in Kansas making the grade
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/13/2006


Melodee Hall Blobaum
Schools see progress despite confusing data
Kansas City Star, 12/13/2006


Icess Fernandez and Katie Lohrenz
Schools fare well in state assessments
Wichita Eagle, 12/13/2006 [Newsbank article]

Don Beggs and S. Edwards Dismuke
Wichita campuses need repair soon
Wichita Eagle, 12/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


David Klepper
Two bow out of state board
Kansas City Star, 12/14/2006 [Newsbank article]


Taylor Atkins
Washburn University 'one with the library'
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/14/2006


Scott Rothschild
As old board departs, new evolution stance takes shape
Lawrence Journal World, 12/14/2006

Scott Rothschild
Ed committees among several merged
Lawrence Journal World, 12/14/2006


Sarah Kessinger
State BOE defeats new travel policy
Hays Daily News, 12/14/2006


Arley Hoskin
Blue Valley school district pushes for local control
Johnson County Sun, 12/14/2006


Sarah Kessinger
State school board defeats payment ban
Salina Journal, 12/14/2006 [Newsbank article]

Calvin E. Harbin
Tomanek a noble son of western Kansas [Readers forum]
Hays Daily News, 12/14/2006


Emily Behlmann
GCCC looks at other upgrades
Garden City Telegram, 12/14/2006

Scott Rothschild
Sebelius to address university repairs
Lawrence Journal World, 12/15/2006


Chris Green
Science standards on agenda for Jan.
Hutchinson News, 12/15/2006 [Newsbank article]


John Milburn
Postcards to inform Sebelius about woes at state's universities
Hutchinson News, 12/15/2006 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
$1.2M OK'd for KU storm damage
Lawrence Journal World, 12/15/2006


Sophia Maines
KU's December graduates may feel left out in the cold
Lawrence Journal World, 12/15/2006


John Milburn
Crumbling classrooms get lawmakers' attention
Wichita Eagle, 12/15/2006 [Newsbank article]


Ann Marie Bush
College students descend upon Statehouse
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/15/2006


Robert Hemenway
Chancellor envisions world-class status for KU Medical Center [opinion]
Iola Register, 12/15/2006


J-W Editorials
Bragging rights [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 12/16/2006


The Capital-Journal
Washburn deemed financially sound
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/16/2006

Marlow Ediger
Western front university upkeep
Hutchinson News, 12/16/2006


Dolph C. Simons Jr
University requests for maintenance funds deserve scrutiny
Lawrence Journal World, 12/16/2006


Amy M. Cotham
NCCC students get first-hand look at space exploration
Chanute Tribune, 12/16/2006


John R. LaPlante
Did Corkins get fair shake?
Salina Journal, 12/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sharon Montague
Beloit college earns grants
Salina Journal, 12/16/2006 [Newsbank article]


Emily Behlmann
FHSU to open office aimed at drawing Hispanic students
Garden City Telegram, 12/16/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Charter schools take a look USD 501 must decide whether more charter schools are necessary [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/17/2006


Icess Fernandez
Test scores tell parents plenty about schools
Wichita Eagle, 12/17/2006 [Newsbank article]


Dave Toplikar
Despite excellence award, Southwest fails assessment test
Lawrence Journal World, 12/17/2006


J-W Editorials
Strange vote [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 12/17/2006

The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Docking state office building costly repairs [editorials]
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/18/2006


Ann Marie Bush
First-year Seaman educators honored in state program
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/18/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
Private schools follow trend similar to public
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/18/2006


Rhonda Holman
Neglect campus repairs coming?
Wichita Eagle, 12/18/2006 [Newsbank article]


Beccy Tanner
Kansan was teacher, leader
Wichita Eagle, 12/18/2006 [Newsbank article]

Laura Scott
Appointed education board isn't a panacea [opinion]
Kansas City Star, 12/18/2006 [Newsbank article]


Patrick S. Kelley
Two down, more to go [editorial]
Emporia Gazette, 12/18/2006


Dave Toplikar
No filings yet for school board
Lawrence Journal World, 12/18/2006


Another need [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 12/18/2006


Ron Knox
Migrant student funding replaced
Lawrence Journal World, 12/18/2006


Associated Press
KU's migrant education program in jeopardy
Wichita Eagle, 12/19/2006 [Newsbank article]


Beneficial KU hospital touts wages
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/19/2006
Kansas should commit funds for university maintenance
Kansas City Star, 12/19/2006 [Newsbank article]

Emporia Gazette
Yesterday's mandate becomes today's pink slip
Manhattan Mercury, 12/19/2006


Sophia Maines
Dining club moves off back burner
Lawrence Journal World, 12/19/2006


Sophia Maines
KU hospital reports good fiscal year
Lawrence Journal World, 12/19/2006


Associated Press
School paper's story on boozing upsets parents
Wichita Eagle, 12/20/2006 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
High school paper's story, photos on underage drinking cause uproar
Lawrence Journal World, 12/20/2006


Scott Rothschild
Talk at education summit is on language study shortfalls
Lawrence Journal World, 12/20/2006


Katie Stockstill
Students may get tuition break
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 12/20/2006


J-W Editorials
Language learning
Lawrence Journal World, 12/21/2006


Icess Fernandez
Two sets of school scores puzzle many
Wichita Eagle, 12/21/2006 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
Bee reopened to spellers throughout the state
Iola Register, 12/21/2006


Elaine Bessier
College trustees discuss agenda with legislators
Johnson County Sun, 12/21/2006

Associated Press
KSU prof elected council president
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/22/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
USD 501 may look at policy
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/22/2006


'Barbara Hollingsworth
USD 501 charter school supporters renew pitch
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/22/2006


J-W Editorials
Club revival [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 12/22/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
TWHS controversy hasn't dulled
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/22/2006 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
Judge won't nix lawsuit
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/23/2006


Joyce Tsai
School vandals leave trail of wreckage
Kansas City Star, 12/23/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sophia Maines
Pa. high school has Jayhawk of its own
Lawrence Journal World, 12/23/2006


Ashely Nietfeld
Top schools two area elementary schools achieve standard of excellence
Dodge City Daily Globe, 12/23/2006


Emily Behlmann
District working to ease transition from high school
Garden City Telegram, 12/23/2006

Associated Press
Suit against school group stays alive
Wichita Eagle, 12/24/2006 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Judge refuses to dismiss lawsuit against school group
Hutchinson News, 12/24/2006

Barbara Hollingsworth
School board openings loom
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/24/2006


Kasha Stoll
How dare she get me in trouble
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/24/2006


Tim Carpenter
KU med looks for shot in arm
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/24/2006


Winnie Crapson
Legislature failed [letter to the editor]
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/24/2006 [Newsbank article]


Kevin Coulson
Put universities first [letter to the editor]
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/24/2006 [Newsbank article]


Kevin Murphy
KU takes flight to aid study of global warming
Kansas City Star, 12/24/2006 [Newsbank article]


Sophia Maines
'To develop maps for the blind that are created by the blind'
Lawrence Journal World, 12/24/2006


Sophia Maines
International careers class presents world of opportunities
Lawrence Journal World, 12/25/2006


Sophia Maines
Q: Who answers 864-3506? A: KU Info staffers, once again
Lawrence Journal World, 12/26/2006


Sophia Maines
The sound of silence fills campus
Lawrence Journal World, 12/26/2006


Julius A. Karash
Rift arises at KU med
Kansas City Star, 12/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


Terry Rombeck
Coldwater high school immersed in foreign exchange program
Lawrence Journal World, 12/26/2006


Terry Rombeck
Students bring extra state aid to district
Lawrence Journal World, 12/26/2006


Amy Conkling
AYP scores: Meanings behind the numbers
Hutchinson News, 12/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


The News Staff
Parochial school scores now available
Hutchinson News, 12/26/2006 [Newsbank article]


Micah Mertes
Setting a new record
Hays Daily News, 12/26/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Teens and the internet attention-getting [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/27/2006


Barbara Hollingsworth
School board members quick to file for re-election
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/27/2006


Steve Fry
Band is on a roll
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/27/2006


Dave Toplikar
Digital news source links Virtual School students
Lawrence Journal World, 12/27/2006


Patrick Lowry
Public vs. private [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 12/27/2006


Amy Conkling
Western schools' scores: It's in the numbers
Hutchinson News, 12/27/2006 [Newsbank article]


Eric A. Voth
Go after your kids
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/28/2006


Come to our Kansas school; help us get state funds
Wichita Eagle, 12/28/2006 [Newsbank article]


Bob Stephan
Parents need to step up
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/28/2006


The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Schools for fair funding first step [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/28/2006


Free speech law clarifies student rights
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/28/2006


Meeting the standard in Salina
Salina Journal, 12/28/2006


Katie Stockstill
Time is running out for education saving program tax breaks
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 12/28/2006 [Newsbank article]


Michael Strand
Salina school fails to meet progress goals
Salina Journal, 12/28/2006 [Newsbank article]


Amy Conkling
Special ed rule makes it harder to reach goals
Hutchinson News, 12/28/2006


Arley Hoskin
Charter school push continues in Olathe
Johnson County Sun, 12/28/2006


Bob Sigman
Differing views? Well, yes
Johnson County Sun, 12/28/2006


Associated Press
Ex-director's lawsuit may reach courtroom
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/29/2006


Associated Press
Blind student helps map out KU campus
Wichita Eagle, 12/29/2006 [Newsbank article]


John R. LaPlante
A New Year's Resolution: Look at charter schools [opinion]
Chanute Tribune, 12/29/2006 [Newsbank article]


Tim Carpenter
Attorneys may get millions
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/29/2006


Ric Anderson
Professor exercises free silence
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/29/2006


Associated Press
State braces for potential bill for school finance lawsuit
Hutchinson News, 12/30/2006


Sophia Maines
2007 to bring in the new for KU
Lawrence Journal World, 12/30/2006


Associated Press
School finance lawsuit State braces for potential legal bills
Lawrence Journal World, 12/30/2006


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