Rafael Garcia


Education reporter for the Manhattan Mercury. Follow me on Twitter at @byRafaelGarcia.

In this 2019 file photo, former USD 383 school board member Dave Colburn heads back to school to finish a degree at K-State. The Kansas Associ…

On the education beat, one of my go-to interview tactics is to flip the table on my sources and ask them what they learned.

Manhattan Virtual Academy seniors line up for graduation in May 2019.

The staff of Manhattan Virtual Academy

Grace Gardiner, a sophomore at Manhattan Virtual Academy, works on her online coursework. As schools nationwide prepare for the possibility of…

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