We're constantly reminded by the media that health care is in a crisis in the United States. Too few people with policies, too few conditions covered, an uncertain economy in which a lack of job permanency leaves people stranded without options when they get sick.
Another letter in the Post-Dispatch from someone in the suburbs who's worried about city kids going to suburban sch
A new charter school will focus on teaching students who have dropped out or who are at risk of dropping out. The school will be run by Can! Academy:
The midwife legislation becomes law:
Gov. Matt Blunt signed legislation Friday that started out expanding health insurance options and ended up, unbeknownst to most lawmakers, legalizing midwifery.
There is a very interesting article in the Kansas City Star today about a provision in a bill passed by the legislature to lower the standards to be a court reporter in Missouri.
Missouri's new virtual school hasn't taken off as quickly as expected:
The Missouri Legislature’s bill to reform workplace health insurance provides a common-sense approach to health care reform, rather than more government intervention and bureaucracy.
My love of trains has been discussed before.
The St. Louis School Board may reconsider its contract to bash the charter schools: