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Missouri a leader in holding down college costs

Missouri leads the nation in holding down tuition and fees at public four-year institutions, according to an independent study. The 2015 Trends in College Pricing report released yesterday by the College Board shows the state had the lowest ...
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Summit today addresses students moving from school district to school district

Mayor Sly James says the city needs to get a better handle on the impact of students who move around from school to school. Mayor Sly James’ office is helping to convene a day-long summit today to address the problem, which experts say interrupts ...
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Reading gap feeds rich-poor divide, experts say

Libby Doggett, a deputy assistant secretary in the U.S. Department of Education By Joe Lambe Early childhood education has finally become a national movement and citizens should help make it happen here, experts said Monday. It starts simple ...