A state licensing board has barred two Arkansas school districts from arming teachers, administrators and staff as volunteer security guards.
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.
Median residential property value in St. Louis County down 7%.
Gov. Jay Nixon says he will sign legislation allowing charter schools to operate in more areas of Missouri but with greater oversight.
Legislative leaders will revisit the subject of pension reforms in five weeks.
The House and Senate sent two bills to Gov. Jay Nixon before they went on spring break that were both pushed by the Missouri business community.
The number of Illinois school districts likely to remain the same for now.