Posts Tagged: education


Test scores sag in struggling school districts

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Recent Missouri test scores show most students at the state’s two failing districts are not proficient in math ...

Educational Leaders Update Governor On Efforts To Help Two Failing School Districts

St. Louis, MO (KTRS)  Efforts continue to help two under performing area school districts. Dozens of educational leaders met with Governor Jay Nixon ...

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville chancellor resigns

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) – Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s chancellor is announcing her resignation six weeks after signing a c...

Governor Nixon announces agrreement between area superintendents

St. Louis, MO (KTRS) – Governor Jay Nixon in town today as he announced an agreement between St. Louis-area superintendents and education leader...

Board votes to restructure Normandy schools in Missouri

St. Louis, Mo ( KTRS ) The governing board of the Normandy Schools Collaborative in Missouri has approved a district restructuring plan that will move...

Missouri Higher Education commissioner announces retirement

( KTRS ) A top Missouri higher education official says he’s retiring next year. Higher Education Commissioner David Russell on Wednesday announc...

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