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Emphasis on hands-on learning at South Callaway

Published Mar. 6 2016

South Callaway continues to move forward with its project-based learning (PBL) curriculum, in which students learn hands-on in the classroom.

Bill would create opt-out option for tests

Published Mar. 6 2016

A Missouri lawmaker believes some statewide standardized tests should come with an explicit opt-out option, and on Monday, he presented...

Elementary school fundraiser begins

Published Mar. 6 2016

The Fulton Public Schools Foundation is once again offering Major Saver cards for sale through the Fulton elementary schools.

Group raises concerns about assistant professor's firing

Published Mar. 4 2016

A national association is warning University of Missouri officials of a possible investigation into the firing of an assistant...

Panel votes to slash $7.6M from UM System funding

Published Mar. 3 2016

The House Select Committee on Budget voted 20-5 Wednesday in favor of a House bill substitute that would cut University...

Auxvasse Elementary hosts Read Across America

Published Mar. 3 2016

Students of Auxvasse Elementary and parents gathered for the school's Read Across America event Wednesday night.

Missouri House panel OKs plan for $69M more for K-12 schools

Published Mar. 2 2016

Missouri lawmakers have passed a spending plan that includes about $69 million more for K-12 schools and nearly $10 million...

High school drops Lands' End after Gloria Steinem feature

Published Mar. 2 2016

A Catholic high school in Columbia, Missouri, will no longer purchase its school uniforms from Lands' End after the...

House panel sticks to University of Missouri cuts

Published Mar. 1 2016

A House panel that proposed cutting money for the University of Missouri to show disapproval of the school's reaction to...

Missouri chancellor condemns pro-Hitler flyer found in dorm

Published Mar. 1 2016

Police on the University of Missouri's Columbia campus are investigating and the interim chancellor is condemning an anti-Semitic posting on...

Lawmaker proposes review of University of Missouri System

Published Mar. 1 2016

State Sen. Kurt Schaefer wants lawmakers to order an in-depth study of the University of Missouri after months of turmoil,...

Symposium to showcase inspiring conversations about gender, race issues

Published Feb. 28 2016

Beginning Monday, William Woods University will host a week-long symposium in Fulton that encourages dialogue on the intersection of racism...

Higher ed officials concerned with proposals for weapons on campuses

Published Feb. 28 2016

State Sen. Brian Munzlinger said last week he's working on a substitute for his bill allowing weapons on college campuses...

Smaller budget means fewer choices at university libraries

Published Feb. 27 2016

University of Missouri libraries will offer fewer subscriptions to academic journals and databases in an effort to address a budget...

Legislators laud firing of assistant professor

Published Feb. 26 2016

After more than a month of reprehension toward MU leaders, Missouri lawmakers Thursday commended the UM System Board of Curators...

Pulling some toothy grins

Published Feb. 26 2016

The "Tooth Fairy" and her brother the "Tooth Wizard" taught the importance of oral health to kindergarten through third-grade students...

University of Missouri fires instructor who confronted student journalists during protests

Published Feb. 25 2016

The University of Missouri fired an assistant professor on Thursday who had been suspended after run-ins with student journalists during...

Missouri bill aims to keep school buses away from predators

Published Feb. 25 2016

A Springfield Republican lawmaker has proposed a measure aimed at keeping school bus stops away from the homes of registered...

University of Missouri board picks presidential search panel

Published Feb. 24 2016

The committee that'll help search for a new president of the University of Missouri system will include representatives from each...

Former MU player and coach appointed to diversity post

Published Feb. 24 2016

A former University of Missouri football player and strength coach has been named to one of the jobs created...

North Callaway board gets bids to wrap up project

Published Feb. 19 2016

The North Callaway School Board received a series of bids for the last phase of the bond project at its...

University of Missouri reinstates medical school dean

Published Feb. 19 2016

The University of Missouri-Columbia has reinstated the medical school dean who resigned abruptly last year.

Missouri senator mulling complaint against football coach

Published Feb. 19 2016

A Missouri senator is considering whether to file a complaint against former University of Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel over...