CDC: Early Start to School Hurts StudentsThe CDC says starting middle or high school before 8:30 a.m. can be damaging to a student's health.
Missouri Teacher Tenure Could Change to Performance StandardsThe amendment would forgo teacher tenure in favor of performance evaluations. Grades would determine standards for pay and dismissals for Missouri teachers.
St. Louis University Battles Depression in Med StudentsAfter a curriculum change, depression in St. Louis University Medical students has decreased in the past four years.
Are Missouri's School Districts Making the Grade?This year Missouri switched from a 14 point to a 140 point system for grading districts, making it a lot harder for districts used to seeing perfect scores to achieve them.
Bethalto Does Away With Letter GradesBethalto School District Technology spokesman Justin Newell says students will receive either a one, two, or three to indicate progress in a given subject.
Group Touts Letter Grades For Missouri SchoolsGrades would be assigned to every school in a district.
U Of I Finds More Law School Grade Problems Investigators are looking in to inflated grades on certain marketing material.