Posts Tagged: education

0

Illinois lawmakers examine changes to school funding

CHICAGO (AP) – The head of a key House education committee says a hearing on a proposed overhaul of Illinois’ dated school funding formula...
0

State slows down search for education commissioner

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Missouri Board of Education is slowing down the search to replace outgoing Education Commissioner Chris Nicastro ...
0

Wentzville 3rd grade teacher wins prestigious award

Fox 2 news reports that a Wentzville teacher is the winner of a prestigious educator award. Jessical Karll, a third grade teacher at Discovery Ridge E...
1

Missouri receives waivers for some parts of No Child Left Behind

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – The U.S. Department of Education has extended Missouri’s waiver from some parts of the federal No Child Left Be...
0

Parents, teachers prepare for fighting over common core

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Parents and teachers are hoping for the best but bracing for what could be months of fighting over education standard...
0

Wynton Marsalis to christen St. Louis jazz center

ST. LOUIS (AP) – A new performance space and educational center devoted exclusively to jazz will open in St. Louis in a few days time. Those beh...
2

Parents, educators clash over common core changes

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Educators and parents chosen to rewrite learning benchmarks for Missouri children are divided on how to move forward....
0

State hosts hearing on Riverview Gardens district

ST. LOUIS (AP) — State education officials are headed to north St. Louis County to discuss steps the unaccredited Riverview Gardens school district ...
0

Highland teachers accept new contract, end strike

Highland, IL – Students and teachers in Highland IL, will be back in the classroom today. Thursday Highland teachers overwhelmingly approved a t...
0

St. Louis-area schools not likely to allow guns

ST. LOUIS (AP) – Many superintendents in the St. Louis area say they don’t want guns in their schools despite a new state law allowing des...