Kansas City Kansas Public Schools

8:44 am
Thu October 18, 2012

ACT Scores Will Not Be Included In Kansas Report Card


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.

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Business & Tech
2:28 pm
Mon September 10, 2012

Google Fiber Wraps Campaign, Extends Deadline

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.

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Teenage Life
5:04 pm
Mon March 12, 2012

Provocative Urban Lit Attracts Teen Audiences

In recent years, there’s been a renaissance of books about tough, inner-city life which are popular with teen audiences. The genre has been called urban fiction, hip-hop fiction or ghetto lit, and it’s often filled with profanity, sex, violence and illegal activity. Some of popular titles include Thugs and the Women Who Love Them, Hooker to Housewife and Golden Hustla.

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