missouri state board of education http://kbia.org en State board of education limits Normandy transfers http://kbia.org/post/state-board-education-limits-normandy-transfers <p>More than 130 students whose families moved into the Normandy school district last summer to be able take advantage of the school transfer program will be shut out of the program this coming school year under a policy adopted by the state board of education Monday.</p> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 12:42:17 +0000 Dale Singer 54676 at http://kbia.org State board of education limits Normandy transfers Mo. agency to oversee school district's finances http://kbia.org/post/mo-agency-oversee-school-districts-finances <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The Missouri State Board of Education has voted to impose financial oversight on a St. Louis County school district facing bankruptcy.</p><p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 14:01:51 +0000 Associated Press 48391 at http://kbia.org Mo. agency to oversee school district's finances KC Schools Need Drastic Reform, Report Says; Changes Could Apply Statewide http://kbia.org/post/kc-schools-need-drastic-reform-report-says-changes-could-apply-statewide <em>Updated at 1:34 p.m., Mon., Jan. Tue, 14 Jan 2014 14:04:56 +0000 Dale Singer & St. Louis Public Radio & St. Louis Beacon 46621 at http://kbia.org KC Schools Need Drastic Reform, Report Says; Changes Could Apply Statewide Mo. board recommends $6.8M for Normandy schools http://kbia.org/post/mo-board-recommends-68m-normandy-schools-0 <p>Missouri education officials are seeking an additional $6.8 million to help an unaccredited school district in the St. Louis area.</p><p>The State Board of Education approved the budget request Tuesday for the Normandy district. That's the first step in a process that ultimately requires the support of the governor and Legislature to become a reality.</p><p>Students started transferring out of the Normandy and Riverview Gardens districts this year under a state law that requires unaccredited districts to pay the costs for students who want to attend other public schools.</p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 20:25:58 +0000 Person: Associated Press 40668 at http://kbia.org Mo. board recommends $6.8M for Normandy schools KC school officials request accreditation upgrade http://kbia.org/post/kc-school-officials-request-accreditation-upgrade <p>The Kansas City school district says it is showing rapid improvement and wants Missouri education officials to upgrade it from unaccredited to provisionally accredited.</p><p>Kansas City Public Schools Superintendent R. Stephen Green presented his argument Tuesday to the State Board of Education. Green highlighted Kansas City's finances and improvement on school performance reports.</p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 20:21:09 +0000 Person: Associated Press 40667 at http://kbia.org KC school officials request accreditation upgrade Mo. State Education Board Expands Oversight Of Failing Schools; Talks MAP Scores http://kbia.org/post/mo-state-education-board-expands-oversight-failing-schools-talks-map-scores The <a href="http://dese.mo.gov/stateboard/">Missouri State Board of Education</a> voted Tuesday to increase oversight of the state's unaccredited school districts.<p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The vote came a week before a new state law takes effect that will allow Missouri to move more quickly towards taking over unaccredited school districts. Thu, 22 Aug 2013 13:04:16 +0000 Marshall Griffin 39247 at http://kbia.org Mo. State Education Board Expands Oversight Of Failing Schools; Talks MAP Scores