Posts Tagged: education


Missouri State Board of Education selects new president

( KTRS ) Charlie Shields of St. Joseph will serve as president of the Missouri State Board of Education after being elected two a two-year term. The f...

Education Round table presented by Ittner featuring Dr. Brent Clark, Mr. Roger Kurtz, and Dr. Jim Rosborg


MU grad gives $1M to journalism school for LGBT education

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – A University of Missouri graduate has donated $1 million for to the journalism school for LGBT research and education. The ...

Mo. Legislature Set To Bankrupt Normandy Schools Again


Review of Missouri K-12 learning goals further strained

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Some groups of parents and teachers tasked by lawmakers with reviewing learning standards for Missouri’s K-12 c...

Illinois education board approves additional funding plan

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – The Illinois State Board of Education has approved a plan to feed $97 million into Illinois schools with the greatest f...

Governor Rauner expresses concerns over new standardized tests

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner says he’s “a little worried” about new standardized tests linked to Common...

Missouri House endorses technical certificate program

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Supporters say a measure to set minimum standards for career and technical education certificates in Missouri provide...

SLU names new Provost

ST. LOUIS (AP) – A Delaware university official has been chosen to serve as the new provost of Saint Louis University. The St. Louis Post-Dispat...

Gov. Rauner defends salary for education official

CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner is defending the $250,000 salary for a former Chicago charter schools executive who’s spearheadi...