Governor Sam Brownback http://hppr.org en Brownback asserts a “Kansas Purpose” in NYT interview http://hppr.org/post/brownback-asserts-kansas-purpose-nyt-interview <p></p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 06:00:02 +0000 Quentin Hope 28077 at http://hppr.org Brownback asserts a “Kansas Purpose” in NYT interview Brownback pushes for all-day kindergarten http://hppr.org/post/brownback-pushes-all-day-kindergarten <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback wants to fully fund all-day kindergarten. &nbsp;Brownback proposes spending $80 million for the nearly 40,000 children across the state. &nbsp;He calls it a strategic investment to ensure children are better positioned to succeed in school.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 06:00:03 +0000 Cindee Talley 27325 at http://hppr.org Brownback pushes for all-day kindergarten All-day kindergarten funding may be common ground http://hppr.org/post/all-day-kindergarten-funding-may-be-common-ground <p>While the Kansas legislature and local school districts may be at odds over school funding, there may be common ground in a proposal to fund full-day kindergarten, according to a <a href="http://www.kansas.com/2013/12/16/3183225/brownback-to-seek-funds-for-all.html">story from the Wichita Eagle.</a>&nbsp; The state now funds only half-days.</p><p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 14:49:40 +0000 Quentin Hope 25710 at http://hppr.org All-day kindergarten funding may be common ground