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Normandy Schools Working to Finish Hiring Before School Year Begins

There’s a lot of interest from teachers wanting to work for the new Normandy Schools Collaborative. More than 200 pre-registered for a job fair held Thursday in the newly state-run district.

07/25/2014

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5 Back To School Things Teachers Would Love Your Help With

Seasoned instructors share the essentials for your child’s transition back to the classroom.

07/21/2014

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Survey: Most Illinois Teachers Happy with Their Jobs

The poll conducted by the Illinois Federation of Teachers shows there’s a lot of job satisfaction.

06/27/2014

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Missouri Teachers Wary Of Concealed Weapons In Class

Lawmakers say the school legislation would protect students from intruders and reduce the risk of a deadly mass shooting.

05/31/2014

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Teacher Tenure at Stake for November Ballot

If 270,000 petitions are approved by the November Ballot, teacher tenure in Missouri could be eliminated.

05/06/2014

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School Band Saved, But Teachers Cut from Granite City

The Granite City Elementary and Junior High Band programs survived the budget axe, but not all teaching positions made the cut.

03/12/2014

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Teachers Become Targets in Active Shooter Drills

Some teachers in Farmington balked this week after being told that a school safety drill would require them to wear goggles and be shot at with pellet guns.

03/06/2014

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Senate Measure Would Allow Schools to Fire Tenured Teachers

The measure would allow the governing board of an unaccredited or provisionally accredited district to terminate the contracts of school staff, including tenured teachers.

02/21/2014

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Mo. Group: No Firearms in the Classroom

Teacher organization says they do not want teachers carrying firearms in the classroom.

02/19/2014

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Kan. Bill Would Let Teachers, Caregivers Spank Kids Harder

The Kansas House is contemplating a bill that would, if passed into law, allow caregivers and school teachers to spank children harder as punishment for misbehavior.

02/18/2014

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