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8:04 am
Thu August 22, 2013

Mo. State Education Board Expands Oversight Of Failing Schools; Talks MAP Scores

Marshall Griffin/St. Louis Public Radio

Originally published on Tue August 20, 2013 5:40 pm

The Missouri State Board of Education voted Tuesday to increase oversight of the state's unaccredited school districts.

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Education
9:19 am
Thu February 14, 2013

More Mo. students receive career, tech education

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More Missouri students are training for future careers while still in high school.

Sixty-three percent of the state's high school students participated in at least one career or technical education program in the 2011-2012 school year. The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education says that's a 3 percent increase from the previous year.