Missouri’s seven Gold Star Schools for 2020 have also been recognized as U.S. Department of Education National Blue Ribbon Schools.
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The federal grants for school districts in Dunklin, Henry, Ozark, Shannon, Texas, and Wright counties will pay for 90 percent of the cost of the safe rooms, which are designed to shelter a total of more than 4,500 students, staff, and area residents during severe storms.
The Department of Social Services is extending fulltime child care subsidy benefits through December 31, 2020 for eligible school-aged students who are not attending in person.
"A key reentry point for millions of veterans annually is our nation’s postsecondary education system, which calls upon the federal government and state governments for taxpayer assistance."
The University of Missouri (MU) System would move to remote learning if experts suggested it, according to President Dr. Mun Choi.
The Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis is set to receive a $1 million federal grant to expand its Serving Our Streets Initiative.
Eliminating the police residency requirement in St. Louis would be one of the most effective outcomes of the special session on violent crime, according to St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson.
Nicole Galloway said she would be in favor of implementing a statewide mask mandate as part of Missouri’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
"It costs far less to educate someone than incarcerate them."
The Missouri DESE Board of Education agreed to allow substitute teacher candidates an alternative way to be licensed.