Illinois Schools to Require Cursive Writing Illinois schools will have to teach students cursive writing under a new state law.
Bill Clinton In Town To Witness The Clinton Foundation's WorkOur Michael Calhoun was with the former President today on his trip to St. Louis.
Illinois Schools Get High MarksThis year's Illinois school report card is out, and it shows some gains were made during the past school year.
Missouri Politician Lobbies to Make Diwali a State HolidayA top Hindu statesman has been lobbying hard in Jefferson City to have Diwali declared a legal holiday.
Schools, Businesses Closed Ahead of Stockley VerdictSeveral agencies and institutions are closed today, including courts, schools, and businesses.
Illinois Schools Have Options for Funding MoneyToday's the day Illinois school districts are supposed to start getting their general state aid payments.
Illinois Prepares for School Year Without State FundingIllinois school districts are starting to make plans to start the year without state funding.
Understanding Crime May Start with ChildrenWhat is risk immersion?
Gov. Rauner Pushes to Amend School Funding BillIllinois governor Bruce Rauner is asking, "Where's the school-funding bill?"
Missouri Legislature Passes Bill for Adult High SchoolsThe Missouri Legislature has passed a bill to create adult high schools for people older than 21 who haven't earned a high school diploma.
Missouri Senate Passes School Choice, Transfer ProposalThe proposal passed with a 20-12 vote and now goes to the House.
Missouri House OKs Budget with Hike in K-12 School FundingThe proposed funding increase for public schools comes after lawmakers last year passed legislation to lower funding targets in state law, a policy Democratic lawmakers slammed.