Missouri Scores Flat on Test Known as Nation's Report CardThe scores of Missouri schoolchildren on a test known as the nation's report card have held relatively steady.
St. Louis Alderman Needs Mathmatical Assurance For New StadiumScott Ogilvie says he needs proof that the new stadium will generate enough tax revenue to pay for itself year-to-year.
New Proposed Missouri Math, English Standards Up For ReviewThe concern is that, despite legislative efforts, the recommended replacement goals might not be much different.
Ferguson Schools Begin After School Chess ClubsGrade school students in Ferguson are getting a chance to learn the game of chance. Nick Ragone is with Ascension healthcare, which is sponsoring the after school chess clubs at 20 schools in Ferguson.
Students at Failing Missouri Schools Score Low on New TestMost students at Missouri's two failing school districts aren't proficient in Math or English and scored lower on standardized tests than students statewide, data released Monday by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education show.
Common Core Test Results Are InMissouri students appear to be doing better in several subjects, according to newly released annual MAP test scores. The national Common Core guidelines were fully implemented for the first time last school year.
St. Louis-Area Teachers Win National AwardKathleen Dwyer of MRH, Ruth Knop of Parkway West take math and science award.
Engineering A Love For Science In KidsKevin Jarrett isn’t your typical computer teacher. His students build walls from clay, sand and water. They design parachutes from coffee filters. And it’s perfectly fine if the things they build don’t work the first time.
‘No Fake Math,’ Raytheon Math Heroes Make Numbers Real For StudentsTeacher support is key to all of these efforts, which is why Raytheon is interested in rewarding educators who go the extra mile to get students excited.
Washington U. to Sponsor All-Girls Charter SchoolA new charter school for girls in St. Louis will focus on math, engineering and technology while trying to close the gender gap in the male-dominated hard sciences.
Alton School Official Deems Single-Sex Classrooms A SuccessIt began as an experiment last school year: segregate male and female students in sixth, seventh, and eighth grades.
MU Study Finds Link Between Weight and Math PerformanceBoys and girls whose obesity persisted from the start of kindergarten through fifth grade performed worse on the math tests.
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