Kansas City Education News
By Dia Wall, 41 Action News
Missouri charter schools say they receive significantly less money per student than public schools. Now, they’re fighting to change that.
By Steve Vockrodt, The KC Star
In one instance, a hotel chain dropped plans for a new Drury Inn hotel at the site of the former Kansas City Public Schools building at 1211 …
Missouri Education News
By St Louis Business Journal
The state agency will dissolve the Transitional School District of St. Louis July 1. Officials said the transitional district met the goals that were set when it was established, according to a release.
Department if Elementary & Secondary Education
More than 2,300 career and technical education students from high schools and colleges across the state will compete at SkillsUSA Missouri’s State Leadership and Skills Conference April 4-6 at State Technical College of Missouri in Linn. The students will be participating in more than 150 contests.
National Education News
By Linda Jacobson, Education Dive
Of the 10 states with the lowest salaries in 2018, with adjustments made for the cost of living, seven experienced either a strike, a walkout or a rally.
By Yana Kunichoff, Chalkbeat
Illinois is preparing to end another school year with more than 1,000 teacher vacancies, a crisis that has ignited legislators and the state’s new school board.
By Evie Blad, Education Week
Amid public concerns about school safety fueled by high-profile school shootings, new federal data show reports of student fights, bullying, and other forms of victimization have continued a decades-long trend of decline.