Officials will hold a public hearing regarding the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education’s State Support and Intervention Plan on Tuesday, Feb. 25, in St. Louis.
U.S. Senator Roy Blunt joins us in studio to discuss Benghazi security breaches, ObamaCare, and Boeing.
CEE-Trust was tapped to come up with a plan last year as a new state law gave the State Board of Education greater powers to intervene in troubled school systems.
The four senators, two Democrats and two Republicans, say their legislation makes much-needed modifications.
Tom Schweich has sent a letter to Education Commissioner Chris Nicastro seeking documents related to an initiative petition affecting teacher tenure.
Missouri Education Commissioner Chris Nicastro says she is “open to any and every idea.”
Two Missouri Democratic lawmakers are calling for state Education Commissioner Chris Nicastro to step down, saying she has demonstrated a tendency “to abuse power.”
Missouri’s education commissioner provided advice to a group crafting a ballot proposal that would end tenure protections for public school teachers and instead make their employment contingent on student achievement.
A new survey shows Missouri school districts are beginning to put into action a set of uniform benchmarks for reading, writing and math.
Missouri’s Education Department came under criticism Tuesday over its handling of the state’s unaccredited schools.