kelsey kupferer http://kbia.org en eMINTS program stresses technology and group learning http://kbia.org/post/emints-program-stresses-technology-and-group-learning <p>Classrooms in New Franklin, Missouri got a visit from members of the U.S. Department of Education.</p><p>Assistant Deputy Secretary for Innovation and Improvement Jim Shelton wanted a firsthand look at the eMINTS approach to education.</p> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 13:00:35 +0000 Kelsey Kupferer 21554 at http://kbia.org eMINTS program stresses technology and group learning Portrait of a Dreamer: Young Missourians consider a future under Obama's immigration-policy change http://kbia.org/post/portrait-dreamer-young-missourians-consider-future-under-obamas-immigration-policy-change <p>20 year-old Diana Martinez likes to say she was born in Mexico but made in America:</p><p> Fri, 13 Jul 2012 18:22:51 +0000 Kelsey Kupferer 17517 at http://kbia.org Portrait of a Dreamer: Young Missourians consider a future under Obama's immigration-policy change Douglass Park summer lunch program begins http://kbia.org/post/douglass-park-summer-lunch-program-begins <p>A program that provides free daily meals to children from low-income families &nbsp;is under way this week &nbsp;in Columbia.&nbsp;The Lunch in the Park program fills a need that arises when the school year ends.&nbsp;Many children who receive free and reduced-price meals during the school year may not have access to nutritious meals during the summer.</p><p>The program, a partnership between the Health Department and the Volunteer Action Center, can serve more than 100 kids each day.&nbsp;Lunch in the Park also provides entertainment and educational activities.</p> Wed, 13 Jun 2012 13:00:29 +0000 Kelsey Kupferer 15791 at http://kbia.org Douglass Park summer lunch program begins