The St. Louis School Board may reconsider its contract to bash the charter schools:
George Orwell famously warned about the use of political terminology to obscure meaning, rather than to reveal or enlighten.
The St. Louis School Board has decided to spend more money on:
a) New textbooks and computers.
b) Hiring better-qualified teachers in hard-to-staff subjects like math and science.
c) Repairing old school buildings.
In New York City, the value of a taxi medallion, simply a license to operate a taxi cab, is $477,000. That is an amazing sum, but certainly understandable by the law of supply and demand.
An editorial in the Joplin Globe titled "Good Use of Incentives" praises the proposed Missouri Quality Jobs Act:
There's a great column in the Post-Dispatch today about the midwife legislation:
An editorial in today's Post-Dispatch says:
I highly recommend Bryan Burwell's column in today's Post regarding the ludicrous lawsuit filed by the Hancock family over the death of their son.
The Post has a great article today in the business section on recent successes in luring businesses to locate in downtown St.
Although students who take courses online have diverse needs, Missouri’s new Virtual Instruction Program gives students few options. Missouri students would benefit if they could choose between competing virtual schools.