Patrick Richardson

Patrick Richardson writes for the The Sentinel. 

Kansas county commission allows anti-Christian rant despite policy

(The Sentinel) – Johnson County (Kansas) Commission Chair Mike Kelly has taken steps to stifle citizens who are concerned with or critical of county actions, but he apparently welcomes anti-Christian… Read More

April 3, 2024
SB 428 reinforces school board members’ ability to conduct needs assessments

(The Sentinel) – Senate Bill 428 (SB 428), currently in front of the Kansas Senate Committee on Education, would force district administrations to allow school board members to be… Read More

March 22, 2024
Kansas bill would create a tax credit for private and home school families

(The Sentinel) – A Kansas bill that would provide a tax credit to families whose children are in either private school or are homeschooled passed an important procedural hurdle last… Read More

March 18, 2024
Legal experts refute gender privacy claims by ACLU, KNEA on parental notification

(The Sentinel) – The Kansas chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and the Kansas chapter of the National Education Association (KNEA) seem once again to be giving school districts… Read More

February 27, 2024
Education establishment hostile to accreditation requirement to follow state law

(The Sentinel) – The Kansas education establishment is pushing back hard against a bill that simply requires districts to comply with state law or lose accreditation. The Kansas House K-12… Read More

February 9, 2024