dred scott http://kbia.org en Columbia residents weigh in on CPS superintendent finalists http://kbia.org/post/columbia-residents-weigh-cps-superintendent-finalists <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The search for a new superintendent for Columbia Public Schools is almost over.</span></p><p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 14:12:29 +0000 Mark Bergin 49480 at http://kbia.org Columbia residents weigh in on CPS superintendent finalists Exam: JCPS uses student-led conferences, CPS superintendent finalists discuss at-risk students http://kbia.org/post/exam-jcps-uses-student-led-conferences-cps-superintendent-finalists-discuss-risk-students <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">First, </span>KBIA's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Hope </span>Kirwan<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> takes us to a classroom in Jefferson City for a new kind of parent-teacher conference—these are led by the students. The classic parent-teacher conference is a good way to evaluate a student’s progress, but </span>4th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> graders at Jefferson City’s South Elementary get to take the lead and tell their parents what they've learned.</span></p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 13:24:28 +0000 Katarina Sostaric 49386 at http://kbia.org Exam: JCPS uses student-led conferences, CPS superintendent finalists discuss at-risk students CPS superintendent candidates would focus on at-risk students http://kbia.org/post/cps-superintendent-candidates-would-focus-risk-students <p>The search for a new Columbia Public Schools superintendent was narrowed down to two finalists last week. CPS superintendent candidates Dr. Dred Scott and Dr. Peter Stiepleman will be introduced to the community and will answer questions Tuesday at a public "meet and greet." Mon, 10 Mar 2014 21:29:10 +0000 Jack Howard 49354 at http://kbia.org CPS superintendent candidates would focus on at-risk students CPS announces names of two candidates for superintendent http://kbia.org/post/cps-announces-names-two-candidates-superintendent <p></p><p>Columbia Board of Education President Christine King announced in a letter to district staff Tuesday the board has narrowed its search for candidates for superintendent to two people.</p><p>One is an internal candidate: Dr. Peter Stiepleman. Stiepleman is currently the assistant superintendent for elementary education for Columbia Public Schools. The other candidate is Dr. Dred Scott, deputy superintendent for the Independence School District. Wed, 05 Mar 2014 18:29:19 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 49114 at http://kbia.org CPS announces names of two candidates for superintendent Newscast for May 9, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-may-9-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA News room, including:</p><ul><li>University of Missouri-Kansas City considers a name change</li><li>Dred Scott honored at Missouri Capitol ceremony</li><li>Mo. House backs pregnancy center advertising bill</li></ul> Wed, 09 May 2012 23:01:36 +0000 Zheng Hwuang Chia 13875 at http://kbia.org Newscast for May 9, 2012 Dred Scott honored at Missouri Capitol ceremony http://kbia.org/post/dred-scott-honored-missouri-capitol-ceremony <p>A black man who helped galvanize anti-slavery efforts before the Civil War has been inducted into the Hall of Famous Missourians. Wed, 09 May 2012 22:56:39 +0000 Associated Press 13874 at http://kbia.org Dred Scott honored at Missouri Capitol ceremony Dred Scott to be inducted Wednesday, Rush uncertain http://kbia.org/post/dred-scott-be-inducted-wednesday-rush-uncertain <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.917969); ">Rumors swept the Missouri Capitol that the bust of conservative radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh was being delivered Tuesday, along with the bust of former slave Dred Scott. &nbsp;House Speaker Steven Tilley recently announced that both would be inducted into the Hall of Famous Missourians this year. &nbsp;The sculptor, E. Tue, 08 May 2012 22:17:40 +0000 Associated Press 13794 at http://kbia.org Dred Scott to be inducted Wednesday, Rush uncertain