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Sandy Hook's legacy: More security in elementary schools

Published Dec. 11 2017

NEW CANAAN, Conn. (AP) — The setting could not be more different, but David Wannagot said he applies some of...

Scholarship for Muslim women honors pioneering scientist

Published Dec. 11 2017

DETROIT (AP) — When it came to pursuing a scientific career, Tasneem Essader encountered forces pulling her in and pushing...

Missouri university to begin 'superscoring' new applicants

Published Dec. 10 2017

ST. JOSEPH (AP) — A university in northwest Missouri said it's going to start allowing applicants to submit their best...

Ousted commissioner: Greitens never shared his vision for education

Published Dec. 7 2017

Missouri's recently ousted education commissioner, Margie Vandeven, said she had limited contact with Gov. Eric Greitens and his staff and...

University of Missouri reveals long-term enrollment goals

Published Dec. 4 2017

The University of Missouri is setting lofty goals to not only increase enrollment but to help students finish their degrees...

Republicans proposing revamp of student aid programs

Published Dec. 2 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans are proposing to revamp federal student loan programs by putting caps on how much students...

Missouri education commissioner ousted by gubernatorial appointees

Published Dec. 1 2017

Margie Vandeven was fired Friday as Missouri's Education commissioner, effective immediately, by a 5-3 vote.

Greitens sued over removal from Missouri school board

Published Nov. 28 2017

A Joplin man who was appointed to the Missouri Board of Education and then blocked from voting on the fate...

New Florida law expected to increase textbook challenges

Published Nov. 27 2017

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A parent in Florida is citing profanity and violence in trying to get the local...