State Education Commissioner Chris Nicastro is accused of working with groups opposed to public education.
Missouri’s current budget provides almost $3.1 billion in basic aid to elementary and secondary schools.
In recent decades, the government has taken to feeding needy children to combat the negativity of trying to learn while being hungry. Now, with new Obama administration regulations on school lunches, we have a government that is causing hunger.
A bill that would make school’s bullying policies stricter is in danger of dying as the clock runs out on the legislative session.
A bill that would prohibit the discussion of sexual orientation in public schools is being debated in Jefferson City.
He quotes column saying KKK started public schools
The state is currently $268 million below what is needed to fully fund Missouri’s schools.
Chesterfield Senator Jane Cunningham says she has a plan to give students in unaccredited schools options for where to go.
The problem the legislature plans to address is that the current statute doesn’t include how to deal with a lack of significant funding increases
Decades ago, many argued that education funding was not a state problem.