columbia public school http://kbia.org en The world according to Peter Stiepleman, and his vision for Columbia schools http://kbia.org/post/world-according-peter-stiepleman-and-his-vision-columbia-schools <p></p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 15px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">It’s a new era for Columbia Public Schools...</span></p><p></p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:24:00 +0000 Austin Federa 51349 at http://kbia.org The world according to Peter Stiepleman, and his vision for Columbia schools Columbia Public Schools Challenge to Preserving Food http://kbia.org/post/columbia-public-schools-challenge-preserving-food <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">With seven snow days, Columbia Public Schools has already surpassed its allotted limit of six snow days for the 2013-14 school year. For most, a snow day leads to relaxation. For people involved in the transportation and reception of food, it means exactly the opposite.</span></p><p>Their line of communication never ends. The Columbia Public School District has 34 schools to keep track of. That means 34 kitchens that receive food multiple times a week. Depending on what time a snow day is announced, it may be too late to stop a delivery service.</p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 23:43:00 +0000 Brady Finn 48081 at http://kbia.org Columbia Public Schools Challenge to Preserving Food Columbia students prepare to go back to school http://kbia.org/post/columbia-students-prepare-go-back-school <p></p><p><strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Watch the show and join the conversation on the&nbsp;<a href="http://intersectkbia.weebly.com/" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Intersection website.</a></strong></p><p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 23:33:08 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 39092 at http://kbia.org Columbia students prepare to go back to school Experts share 7 practical ways to keep kids a healthy weight http://kbia.org/post/experts-share-7-practical-ways-keep-kids-healthy-weight <p></p><p>We all know the way to a healthy body is a balanced diet and exercise. But we also know that’s easier said than done. However, with almost one-third of Missouri children ages 10 to 17 <a href="http://www.mffh.org/content/736/targeted-portfolio.aspx">overweight or obese</a>, it’s becoming more and more important to instill healthy habits young.</p><p>This week on Intersection, two dietitians and an exercise expert shared doable tips for parents to keep kids on the right track.</p> Fri, 12 Apr 2013 17:34:07 +0000 Katie Moritz 31908 at http://kbia.org Experts share 7 practical ways to keep kids a healthy weight Bank robbery puts 3 Columbia schools on modified lockdown Thursday http://kbia.org/post/bank-robbery-puts-3-columbia-schools-modified-lockdown-thursday <p>Three Columbia schools were on modified lockdown for about an hour Thursday afternoon. Thu, 14 Jun 2012 21:01:30 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 15891 at http://kbia.org Lunch prices at Columbia Public Schools will rise next year http://kbia.org/post/lunch-prices-columbia-public-schools-will-rise-next-year <p>The price of student lunches will go up 10 cents starting in the fall of 2012. A 2010 federal requirement says school districts must generate enough revenue to pay for the cost of lunches themselves. Mon, 14 May 2012 21:07:18 +0000 Fred Katz 14119 at http://kbia.org Lunch prices at Columbia Public Schools will rise next year