SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Proceeds from Give & Taste benefit will go towards tuition assistance at Springfield Catholic Schools and St. Joseph Catholic Academy.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Missouri native and acclaimed Laura Ingalls Wilder biographer, Pamela Smith Hill, will speak about the author at Missouri State University Monday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Two Springfield high schools revealed new improvements to the schools Friday.
WEST PLAINS, Mo. -- The West Plains School Board has voted unanimously to extend the contract of superintendent Dr. John Mulford through June 2018.
LEAD HILL, Ark. -- Rural and small schools in Arkansas are pushing to protect themselves from the possibility of consolidation in the future.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – It’s tax time again, and Drury University students are looking to help low-income and senior taxpayers.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Parents and students can now take a peek at the proposed 2015-16 school year calendar for Springfield Public Schools (SPS).
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- The school board in St. Joseph, Missouri has voted to place Superintendent Fred Czerwonka and the district's Chief Operating Officer on paid administrative leave pending further investigation.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Two statewide unions in Missouri weigh in on Gov. Jay Nixon's State of the State address, with mixed reaction.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- A group of bi-partisan lawmakers from both the House and Senate propose making a civics test a requirement for high school graduation.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Springfield Public Schools plans to buy an office building on E. Sunshine St. for a little over $1.4 million.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A group of Drury University students plan to volunteer at the Missouri Hotel as part of the national Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service on Monday.
(CNN) -- A determined and generous 7th grader in Washington State surprised her classmates Friday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Missouri State University is holding open call auditions for its 2015 Tent Theatre summer production.
CONWAY, Ark. -- New legislation could allow guns on some Arkansas college campuses.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education outlined Tuesday the scores students will need to be deemed “proficient” in English and math.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Summer school for Springfield Public Schools will have some changes this year.
JACKSONVILLE, Ark.-- Billy Madison had no problems writing the word "bunt" in cursive, it was the letter "z" that through him a curve.
WILLARD, Mo.-- The superintendent of Willard Public Schools received a contract extension. Dr. Kent Medlin's contract now runs through the 2017-2018 school year.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Ozarks Technical Community College’s fundraising branch recently received a donation of 7.69 acres of land in Republic, Mo.
CBSNews -- President Obama generated a huge amount of press recently when he unveiled an ambitious proposal to make community college free for tens of millions of Americans.
Washington (CNN)Education Secretary Arne Duncan called for an overhaul of President George W. Bush's signature No Child Left Behind Act on Monday morning, setting up yet another potential fight between the White House and the new Republican-dominated Congress.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- DreamIT MakeIT hosted a free showing of the documentary film “Maker: A Documentary on the Maker Movement” at the Moxie Cinema to educate the community on an upcoming markerspace being built in Springfield.
NIXA, Mo. -- Nixa’s school board extended the contract of Superintendent Dr. Stephen Kleinsmith.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. –Springfield Public Schools announced the sale of the district’s former transportation facility on Friday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- President Obama wants to make college more accessible for hard-working Americans, but how is his proposal different from Missouri's A+ Program.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – After an annual review, Springfield Public Schools’ Superintendent John Jungmann had his contract extended through the 2017-2018 school year.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Many Missouri students are at risk of losing a part of their college scholarship.
CNN -- Free education "for those willing to work for it."
PIERCE CITY, Mo. -- School district officials in Pierce City, Missouri are considering moving to a schedule that keeps students in class longer during the day, but shortens the school week.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- These brutally cold mornings are especially tough on those kids heading to school.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A fundraising branch of Ozarks Technical Community College is providing thousands of dollars to help settle the potential A+ scholarship shortfall.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Students from the University of South Dakota are in Springfield helping out on their winter break.
CABOT, Ark. -- Standardized testing is always a hot button topic and the debate is getting more heated as Arkansas prepares for a new type of testing this spring.
WEST PLAINS, Mo. -- Fire investigators are working to determine the cause of a fire at a Howell County school Monday morning.
DORA, Mo. -- Students, faculty, and emergency agencies participated in an armed intruder drill at Dora School in Ozark County. It was the largest active shooter training for the rural county, with more than 18 surrounding agencies responding.
UNDATED -- January 1 is the first day students can submit the nationwide financial aid application (known as FAFSA) for the upcoming school year. Applying early is hands down the best way to maximize the amount of money a student gets to put toward college.
CNN -- Hoping to relax on New Year's Day? Well if you or a family member is headed to college in 2015, that's too bad.
WEST PLAINS, Mo. -- DivorceCare, a special help seminar and support group for people experiencing divorce and separation, will be held on Tuesday evenings at 6:30PM, at First Baptist Church-West Plains beginning January 13, 2015.
NIXA, Mo. -- The moment students left the halls of Nixa high for winter break, the maintenance crew got to work.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- 100 Elementary school students will receive a new bicycle as a Christmas gift from a local church Dec. 21.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Springfield Public Schools have no classes Dec. 19 – Jan. 2 during winter break.
WILLARD, Mo. -- 30 Willard South students got brand new bikes Friday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield second graders experienced a Christmas tradition Wednesday.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Dr. Margaret Vandeven, who has been with the Department for nine years, will take over January 1, 2015 for Commissioner Chris Nicastro, whose is retiring.
NIXA, Mo. -- With Christmas a little over a week away, you may need some help wrapping presents.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Prosecutors file charges against a teacher at Ash Grove High School, for allegedly having sex with a student.