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By Abigail Burrola on Dec 05, 2019

Missouri’s Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) released its school report cards earlier this year in an attempt to fulfill the transparency requirements in the national Every Student Succeeds Act.

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By Abigail Burrola on Dec 04, 2019

If you want to find out how Missouri students are performing, you might think you could go to the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education’s (DESE) website to find out. After all, it’s DESE’s job to house the state’s education data.

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By Graham Renz on Dec 03, 2019

On Tuesday, Show-Me Institute Analyst Graham Renz joined KFTK’s Marc Cox Morning Show to discuss the appl

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By Patrick Tuohey on Dec 02, 2019

No sooner had Show-Me Institute published “Some Positive Signs on Economic Development Incentives in Kansas City” than one of the points of optimism fell away.

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By Show-Me Institute Staff on Nov 27, 2019

This Giving Tuesday, stand with us. Stand with us for today's workers and tomorrow's students, families, and innovators.

By Susan Pendergrass on Nov 27, 2019

On this episode of the Show-Me Institute podcast, Dr. Susan Pendergrass speaks to Virginia Walden Ford. Virginia’s struggle to bring school choice to Washington D.C.

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By Patrick Tuohey on Nov 26, 2019

The Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City (EDC) seems unable to provide meaningful assistance to city leaders regarding economic development policy. While questions about its efficacy have swirled for years, recent reports suggest the organization needs a top-to-bottom overhaul.

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By Corianna Baier on Nov 25, 2019

Missouri and Missouri cities have ranked poorly in several business and policy rankings.

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By Graham Renz on Nov 22, 2019

My colleague Patrick Tuohey and I recently had the pleasure of presenting our research on special taxing districts (like CIDs and TDDs) to the St. Charles County Council.

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By Patrick Ishmael on Nov 21, 2019

Over the last few years, I have talked at length about the importance of choice in health care.