Kansas City Kansas Public Schools http://kcur.org en ACT Scores Will Not Be Included In Kansas Report Card http://kcur.org/post/act-scores-will-not-be-included-kansas-report-card <p>The Kansas Board of Education voted not to include ACT test scores used in three districts in the state's official report card provided to the federal government.</p><p> Thu, 18 Oct 2012 13:44:50 +0000 Stephen Koranda 26190 at http://kcur.org ACT Scores Will Not Be Included In Kansas Report Card Google Fiber Wraps Campaign, Extends Deadline http://kcur.org/post/google-fiber-wraps-campaign <p>Google wrapped up its six-week sign up campaign for Google Fiber on September 9, 2012. 180 out of a little more than 200 neighborhoods in Kansas City qualified for the service. Mon, 10 Sep 2012 19:28:22 +0000 Maria Carter 24263 at http://kcur.org Google Fiber Wraps Campaign, Extends Deadline Provocative Urban Lit Attracts Teen Audiences http://kcur.org/post/provocative-urban-lit-attracts-teen-audiences <p>In recent years, there&rsquo;s been a renaissance of books about tough, inner-city life which are popular with teen audiences.&nbsp;The genre has been called urban fiction, hip-hop fiction or ghetto lit, and it&rsquo;s often filled with profanity, sex, violence and illegal activity. Some of popular titles include <em>Thugs and the Women Who Love Them</em>, <em>Hooker to Housewife</em> and <em>Golden Hustla</em>.</p><p> Mon, 12 Mar 2012 22:04:32 +0000 Susan B. Wilson 14081 at http://kcur.org Provocative Urban Lit Attracts Teen Audiences