After releasing his proposed budget last week, today Governor Eric Greitens followed it up in with his long-awaited tax cut plan.
On January 25, Show-Me Institute Director of Education Policy Susan Pendergrass appeared on ABC30's The Allman Report and discussed school choice initiatives.
Nearly half of Missouri’s K-12 students live in rural areas. Accordingly, education reform efforts in Missouri should be aimed at helping urban, suburban, and rural families alike.
Only 22 percent of Missouri ACT test-takers scored “college-ready” in 2016, so it's clear that we have a problem. That’s why Missouri should look at new ways to reform its education system. One solution could be education savings accounts (ESAs).
WDAF TV in Kansas City recently reported that City Councilmember Jermaine Reed is seeking to expand the city’s ban-the-box initiative that currently pre
Missouri has a lot of private schools—more than 600. Most of these schools, like their public school counterparts, are operating below capacity; that is, they have space to serve more students.
This town hall discussion was held the evening of January 18, 2018.
Does how close you live to a grocery store influence your diet? Advocates claim that it does, but research has failed to establish a connection.
What does the state of Missouri spend your money on, and who is getting that money?
Missouri students are falling behind because not all schools can offer critical courses necessary for college and career readiness. But there is a solution. It’s called Course Access, and it allows students to take advanced courses such as physics and calculus.