St. Charles School Installs 'Buddy Benches' to Combat Playground LonelinessThe idea behind the benches is simple: If a child is sitting on the bench alone, it is a signal to other kids to ask him or her to play.
Parkway 3rd-Grader, Cancer Survivor Named Ace Hardware All-StarRoxie Schopp was given a 35 percent chance of survival when she was 3 years old -- now she has no evidence of the disease and is being nationally recognized for her fight.
The Green House Venture: Education Center to Open in Shaw Neighborhood in 2019The project’s estimated cost is $4 million with fundraising underway.
Police: Man Found Dead in School Killed HimselfPolice in the St. Louis suburb of Webster Groves say that a man found dead earlier this week inside an elementary school was a janitor who killed himself.
Proposed School Tax Increases Could Make Webster Groves Highest-TaxedThe district says it's to keep class sizes small, keep pace with teacher salaries, open a new elementary school, and renovate Moss Field, which hasn't been upgraded since 1948.
Missouri School's PTO Treasurer Accused of TheftSappington Elementary School's PTO funds were supposed to pay for school outings and visits with Santa Claus.
New Technology Making Its Way Into The ClassroomIn the past, teachers gave lessons using chalkboards, filmstrips and overhead projectors — methods that had limited interactivity. Teachers now have multiple ways of presenting content. Students can now demonstrate their learning in ways other than pencil-and-paper tests.
Back To School Prep: For Elementary, Middle & High School StudentsThe first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.