steve cookson http://kbia.org en Missouri General Assembly focuses on teacher shortages http://kbia.org/post/missouri-general-assembly-focuses-teacher-shortages <p>As the Missouri General Assembly Joint Committee on Education considered teacher tenure and human resources in a hearing Tuesday, a report by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education shows a teacher shortage in specific areas for the 2013-2014 school year.</p><p>A total of 11 areas had teacher shortages in Missouri:</p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 21:43:45 +0000 Ben Turner 40272 at http://kbia.org Missouri General Assembly focuses on teacher shortages House bill would bar schools from starting classes before September http://kbia.org/post/house-bill-would-bar-schools-starting-classes-september <p></p><p>A State House Representative introduced a bill today that may change school calendars across Missouri, but would affect school districts differently. Thu, 25 Apr 2013 16:45:43 +0000 Tyler Greever 32637 at http://kbia.org House bill would bar schools from starting classes before September