Program Employs Teens to Teach Kids This SummerIn the Hyde Park neighborhood of North St. Louis, kids are running the world. At least through the end of the month.
SEMO to Offer Four-Year Program in DronesStudents will learn to plan and fly the aircrafts right in the classroom.
Elementary School Principal Victim in Double MurderJacara Sproaps was school principal of Dunbar Elementary School in St. Louis.
Despite Year of Turmoil, Mizzou Announces Record FundraisingThe university announced Wednesday that its ``Mizzou: Our Time to Lead'' campaign had brought in cash and commitments worth nearly $171 million in the fiscal year that ended June 30.
Rauner Announces Group to Study Education Funding FormulaGov.Bruce Rauner wouldn't specify what he thinks the commission should pursue.
Illinois Replaces PARCC Test in High SchoolsThe board announced Monday the controversial test will be replaced by a redesigned SAT test.
Feds Side With Women Suing Kansas State Over Alleged RapesThey say the university's policy to not investigate complaints of student-on-student rape when the attacks occur off-campus is wrong.
Elected St. Louis Public School Board Given Second ChanceThe school system will again be governed by an elected board, not state appointed, as it has been for the last nine years.
Emanuel Says Chicago Schools Will Open on Time This FallChicago Public Schools CEO Forrest Claypool said Thursday the state action ``builds a foundation for cementing a long-term education funding solution.''
Illinois Lawmakers Pressing Toward Budget DealIllinois Republican senators say lawmakers are nearing an agreement on a six-month budget plan and a full-year's funding for public schools.
Illinois Lawmakers Say Progress Made on Stopgap BudgetSenate Democrats and Republican leaders filed competing plans Tuesday aimed at keeping schools open this fall.
Missouri Governor Says He Doesn't Want to be UM PresidentMissouri Gov. Jay Nixon says he doesn't want to be president of the University of Missouri System.