Patrick Richardson

Patrick Richardson writes for the The Sentinel. 

Homeschool, private school students begin applying to play public school sports in Kansas

(The Sentinel) – Applications for non-public school students to participate in public school activities began on Aug. 1 and so far, concerns schools would face a flood of homeschool or… Read More

August 10, 2023
KU professor falsely claims Indian descent, says Chief of Shawnee Tribe

(The Sentinel) – A University of Kansas professor who claims to be of Indian descent is falsifying his ancestry, according to Shawnee Tribe Chief Ben Barnes. KU History Professor… Read More

August 7, 2023
Kansas State Board of Education subject of scathing report on at-risk student spending

(The Sentinel) – A new report from the Kansas Division of Legislative Post Audit paints a damning picture of mismanagement and misuse of funding for “At Risk” students. Presented on July… Read More

July 17, 2023
Public Education
Local Kansas school board member says shady attempt to alter ethics policy was behind his loss of temper

(The Sentinel) – Disagreement over an attempt to remove conflict of interest language from district ethics policy prompted an Olathe, Kansas Board of Education member to storm out of a… Read More

July 12, 2023
SCOTUS decision will have little effect on Kansas college admissions

(The Sentinel) – A Supreme Court decision in late June will have little effect on college admissions in Kansas according to the Kansas Board of Regents. On June 27, 2023,… Read More

July 10, 2023