At least three southwest Missouri school districts are considering switching to four-day weeks to save money, improve student engagement and retrain teachers.
The Ferguson-Florissant School District has hired a Harvard-trained educator who leads a rural North Carolina school system as its next superintendent.
“If a baby gets the measles, it could be absolutely devastating,” says SLU Care pediatrician Dr. Ken Haller. “That’s why it’s just really incumbent on everyone to make sure that anyone who can get vaccinated, does get vaccinated.”
They told Lincoln County deputies they were teaching the 6-year-old boy about “stranger danger.”
A St. Louis mother and young son are recovering after police say they were shot at their home in the Botanical Heights neighborhood.
The parents of 12-year-old Loyal Grandstaff claim their seventh-grader’s fundamental rights were violated when a teacher told him to stop reading the Bible in class.
Whitfield School in Creve Coeur and Ladue Horton Watkins High School
St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch says don’t expect a verdict in the Michael Brown case this week or even next.
Businesses and schools alike are being warned to prepare for civil unrest when the grand jury decides whether or not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson.
Police say a 16-year-old male student brought the loaded nine-millimeter gun into school around 10:40 this morning.