SEMO Campus to be Tobacco-Free Starting in the Fall SemesterE-cigarettes and smokeless tobacco products are among the prohibited items.
Bob Daiber to Run for Illinois GovernorA Metro East education official announces his intention to run for the state's highest political office.
Tough Decisions Ahead for Mehlville School District FamiliesUneven distribution of students leaves some schools overcrowded, others with empty rooms.
Greitens Slams Health Care Expenses in New $27.6 Billion BudgetMissouri Gov. Eric Greitens says tax credits and high costs for health care have caused state budget problems.
Missouri Governor to Propose Budget Amid Financial StrainGov. Greiten's announcement will be made during a visit to a Nixa public school, a break from past governors' traditional announcements during Capitol speeches.
UMSL Addresses Students, Staff in Wake of Immigration BanOn Tuesday, the University of Missouri St. Louis held a meeting to discuss President Trump’s recent executive orders on Immigration.
No Free Lunch: Donors Come Forward to Erase Students' DebtsChildren from the poorest families get free or reduced-price breakfast and lunch, but some struggle to pay even reduced prices.
Regional Chamber, City Schools Criticize Travel BanChamber president and schools superintendent issue statements praising immigrants and refugees.
St. Louis Charter School Success Threatens DiversitySome charter schools in St. Louis are starting to worry that their increased popularity is making it difficult for them to stay accessible to low-income students.
Could Missouri Students Work from Home on Snow Days?House Bill 127 would allow for "alternative instruction plans" to be sent home for students on snow and sick days.
Illinois is Short 600 School Substitutes a Day, Study FindsThe study finds that teachers call in more than 16,500 absences each week.
Audit Shows Standards for Higher Education Program LackingThe performance funding program gives money to schools based on performance in areas such as student success.