LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 01:  A teacher writes an equation on a whiteboard during a maths lesson at a secondary school on December 1, 2014 in London, England. Education funding is expected to be an issue in the general election in 2015.  (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Panel Suggests College Algebra Alternatives For Students

Math professors say roughly half of the students who take college algebra fail it at least once.


Gov. Jay Nixon talks with reporters. (Photo by UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Nixon To Promote Training For Mental Health Jobs

Gov. Jay Nixon on Wednesday proposed awarding $20 million in grants to Missouri’s colleges and universities to prepare more students for employment in mental health.



Missouri Lawmakers Consider Higher Ed Funding Formula

The plan outlined Monday for a joint House and Senate Education Committee is part of an attempt to develop a funding formula for higher education institutions.


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Wash U Included On List Of Most Crime Ridden Colleges

Wash. U. officials dispute findings, call them “misleading”.


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Missouri Colleges Looking For More Money

Nearly 200 college and university presidents, provosts, governing board members, state lawmakers and other higher education leaders heard about the move to “performance funding.”


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