SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A program that encourages children to read over the summer, is getting financial support from the state.
JOPLIN, Mo. -- Some of the brightest, most imaginative minds in middle and high schools around the region, show off their talent in a robotics competition this weekend.
SPRINGDALE, Ar. -- Therapy dogs are trained to provide love and comfort to those who need it the most. That's why a local library is using animals to help kids who are coping with various problems.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Matt Wright, Assoc. Professor of Mathematics from Missouri State University, talks with KOLR10 Daybreak about his hobby of using algorithms to make his NCAA Tournament picks.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- There are four new sports opportunities for Drury University students.
WEST PLAINS, Mo. -- The West Plains School District has announced they have received a subpoena from the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
NIXA, Mo. -- As severe weather season sets in over the Ozarks, two new storm shelters are nearing completion at schools in Nixa.
OZARK, Mo. -- With severe weather season now here, it's time to be weather aware. One school district hopes to not only increase student safety, but also prepare those students to help keep the community safe.
MARSHFIELD, Mo. -- The Superintendent of Marshfield Public Schools has been placed on paid administrative leave.
BRANSON, Mo. -- OTC Table Rock and Hollister Public Schools will sign an agreement on Thursday, March 26 at 11 a.m.
JOPLIN, Mo.-- Joplin High School officially opened the doors to its new performing arts center over the weekend.
WEST PLAINS, Mo. -- Members of the Missouri State University Board of Governors have approved three new academic offerings at Missouri State University-West Plains.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- MO. Senator Roy Blunt will participate in a panel discussion to highlight the importance of Missouri agriculture during the Missouri State University Ag Forum on Friday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- According to a press release from Missouri State University, Officials from the school and the Springfield Police Department have been working together to investigate reports that a naked male intruder has been present in Hammons House rooms while female residents were sleeping.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Schools across the country are cutting art, music and physical education programs. Many people are concerned it's happening here after the Arkansas House recently passed a bill which some say will reduce class time spent on these subjects.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- A bill to cap teacher salaries will be heard in the House Education Committee Thursday morning.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Missouri State Treasurer Clint Zweifel visited Missouri State University in Springfield on Wednesday, to tell students and administrators about his higher education plan.
MONETT, Mo. -- The Monett School District is working to improve the safety of its middle school students. After many years of research, school officials are conducting an experiment on a street by the building.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- In 1905, it opened as the Fourth District Normal School. In 1919, it changed it's name to Southwest Missouri State Teachers College. And over the years, it became Southwest Missouri State University and now Missouri State University.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Springfield Elks Lodge #409 will be giving away free prom dresses Mar. 14,15, 21, and 22 for girls in need.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- State Representatives apporved a buget with record numbers for education inside the state Capitol Thursday afternoon.
Springfield, MO -- For almost a year, the Springfield-Greene County Library District has been short $200,000 because Governor Jay Nixon has withheld the funding due to a statewide budget shortfall.
JOPLIN, Mo. -- Students in the Ozarks react to the Student Aid Bill of Rights. The plan will create a website that allows borrowers to view and pay their loans on one comprehensive site.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Drury students in Springfield are competing in a competition to design a energy efficient attractive home powered by the sun.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Taking classes will cost more at Missouri State University, starting with the fall semester, if the Board of Governors signs off in a meeting Thursday.
ROGERSVILLE, Mo. -- School officials in the Logan-Rogersville district have concerns about a possible rehab facility being built near an elementary school.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Missouri lawmakers are considering adding information about sexual predators and online predators to what school children are taught about sex.
CARL JUNCTION, Mo. -- When you're looking at moving to a new job, you might factor in the salary, benefits and maybe the hours you'll be working. But it takes more than that short list to round out what makes someone happy at work
LAMAR, Mo.-- This week, the Lamar Rotary Club donated more than 280 dictionaries to third and fourth graders in the Lamar R-I School District.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark.-- The Arkansas House approved a bill Friday, prohibiting the state from administering a test linked to Common Core.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A lot of school districts have dealt with tough calls the last few weeks - when do you cancel school? It's not as hard for the Summit Preparatory School in west Springfield.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- The bus fleet for Springfield Public Schools nearly earned a perfrect score during its annual inspection.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield Public Schools will dismiss middle schools, high schools and K-8 schools 30 minutes early today (March 4).
MILLER, Mo.-- The Miller R-II School District approved a four-day school week during Monday night's school board meeting.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Missouri state senators have reacted to a report of the beating of an autistic boy at a Kansas City-area middle school with a threat to cut funding when schools don’t prevent such incidents.
PIERCE CITY, Mo. -- A school district in southwest Missouri is moving to a shorter school class week to give teachers more time for training and preparation.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Drury University has two more dates for citizens to get help with tax preparation after winter weather cancelled other sessions.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Proposed legislation could help Arkansas school districts make up snow days by the hour.
TULSA, Okla. -- Drones are becoming more prominent in the aeronautics industry ---and a Tulsa college is set to offer a new course to meet the demand.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- The debate over Common Core continues during the spring legislative session in Arkansas. Last week, a bill passed mandating all schools teach cursive writing. Arkansas lawmakers took part in an open forum over the weekend about ongoing concerns with Common Core.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- A Glendale High School Alumni signed copies of her book "Pointe" at Barnes and Noble Feb. 21.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Missouri State University is hosting a chance for middle and high school students to showcase their skills in science.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Aspiring artists, musicians, writers and actors gathered for the 8th Annual Self Employment in the Arts Conference Feb. 21.
PHILADELPHIA -- When it comes to standardized tests, parents across the country are (a) concerned; (b) demanding change; (c) pulling tens of thousands of children out of the exams; or (d) making themselves heard at the top levels of government.
More than 20 years after his death in 1991, a box filled with text and sketches will come to life in the latest creation by Theodor Seuss Geisel, aka Dr. Seuss: "What Pet Should I Get?"
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The 2015-16 school calendar for Springfield Public Schools has been approved.
NIXA, Mo. -- This weather is creating problems--and not just on the outside roads--but damage inside a school as well. Nixa cancelled classes today due to a water line break at Summit Intermediate.