Missouri Education Commissioner Chris Nicastro says she is “open to any and every idea.”
Gov. Jay Nixon called Wednesday for another tuition freeze at Missouri’s public universities while also proposing to boost state funding for the schools.
For the second time this year, the Missouri Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld a state law requiring unaccredited schools to pay for students to attend class elsewhere.
Teachers went on strike Monday morning in Mount Olive School District No. 5 in Macoupin County. The town is 50 miles south of Springfield.
R. Bowen Loftin, who led one of the country’s largest universities has been hired as the University of Missouri’s new chancellor.
University system President Tim Wolfe plans to announce the new hire at a Thursday morning news conference.