school http://kbia.org en Diocese seeking new parish, school in Columbia http://kbia.org/post/diocese-seeking-new-parish-school-columbia <p></p><p>The Diocese of Jefferson City is planning meetings this week to discuss the possibility of starting a new parish and school in Columbia. Mon, 04 Nov 2013 21:15:47 +0000 Associated Press 43227 at http://kbia.org Diocese seeking new parish, school in Columbia Belief systems impact educator performance, Mizzou researcher finds http://kbia.org/post/belief-systems-impact-educator-performance-mizzou-researcher-finds <p style="margin-bottom: 10px; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: OpenSansRegular, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 24.96875px;">&nbsp;</p> Sat, 07 Sep 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Kelsey Kupferer & Bridgit Bowden 40112 at http://kbia.org Belief systems impact educator performance, Mizzou researcher finds Reopened KC school to focus on preschoolers http://kbia.org/post/reopened-kc-school-focus-preschoolers <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The Kansas City school district is reopening a closed school as part of an effort to ensure students are prepared for kindergarten.</p><p> Mon, 02 Sep 2013 12:46:14 +0000 Associated Press 39811 at http://kbia.org Reopened KC school to focus on preschoolers Voters approve bond measures for school improvements http://kbia.org/post/voters-approve-bond-measures-school-improvements <p>Columbia voters passed the school bond issue by a margin of 23 percent. This means a twelve cent increase on every 100 dollars a Columbia resident pays in property taxes. School board member Jonathan Sessions says this bond will go towards building a new elementary school and eliminating trailers at the elementary level. School board members attribute the success of the bond issue to the board&rsquo;s communication with voters.</p> Wed, 04 Apr 2012 14:23:56 +0000 Scott Kanowsky & Alexandra Olgin & Sarah Tucker 11791 at http://kbia.org Proposal seeks to ban Mo. teacher tenure http://kbia.org/post/proposal-seeks-ban-mo-teacher-tenure <p>A proposed state constitutional amendment would bar tenure for Missouri&#39;s school teachers. Tue, 17 Jan 2012 19:59:12 +0000 Associated Press 7168 at http://kbia.org Proposal seeks to ban Mo. teacher tenure