SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Springfield School District is offering seasonal flu vaccine to any child free of charge, as supply allows, at the child’s school during October.
NEOSHO, Mo. -- Governor Jay Nixon has appointed Dr. Kent Farnsworth of Neosho's Crowder College to the State Charter Public Schools Commission.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A Springfield elementary celebrated major improvements to their school Thursday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Usually mixing champagne and shopping could end up costing you. But this weekend, that kind of spending can help out Springfield Public School students.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Ozarks high school students are invited to "Discover OTC" Thursday and Friday.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Missouri’s Commissioner of Education says her department isn’t trying to steer discussions about new academic standards back toward Common Core.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Anyone who was unable to attend Springfield Public Schools Superintendent John Jungmann’s listening sessions can now provide feedback to through an online survey.
ARVADA, Colo. -- Hundreds of students walked out of classrooms around suburban Denver on Tuesday to protest a conservative-led school board proposal to focus history education on topics that promote citizenship, patriotism and respect for authority, in a show of civil disobedience that the new standards would aim to downplay.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster is warning consumers of fraudulent invoices for textbooks.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.-- Some Republicans and participants in the work groups tasked with creating new state education standards say Department of Education staff is trying to be too involved in that effort
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – State Treasurer Clint Zweifel plans to visit Sunshine Elementary School Tuesday to celebrate College Savings Month and promote MOST 529.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Higher education leaders hope the successful completion of a pilot project puts Missouri in a position of having sixty percent of its working-age residents with college degrees.
STRAFFORD, Mo.-- The 100th Anniversary of Greenwood School, a one-room school near Marshfield, will be celebrated starting at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 21.
(CBS News) -- An alleged diploma mill that collected more than $11 million from consumers who thought they were getting a usable high school diploma was shut down by a federal judge at the request of the Federal Trade Commission, the agency said on Friday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Springfield-Greene County Health Department is holding a public forum on childhood obesity prevention Friday from 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Jordan Valley Community Health Center, 440 E. Tampa, in the WIC classroom.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Ozarks Technical College sent a letter Thursday to the school’s A+ scholarship recipients informing them they make have to pay for some of their courses out of pocket in the spring.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Students statewide may soon be required to pass the U.S. citizenship test. It's all part of an initiative by the Missouri Civics Education Initiative to ensure future generations understand American Government and U.S. History.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- A bipartisan group has launched an effort to make sure Missouri’s high school graduates know as much about their country and its system of government as immigrants know when they become citizens. They recall a time when Civics was a course taught in high schools.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A statewide scholarship program that is helping thousands of students earn a degree could be facing a budget shortfall.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Springfield Public Schools and Mercy Hospital held a ribbon cutting on Wednesday for the new Health Sciences Academy.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield Public Schools will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday for its new Health and Sciences Academy at Mercy Hospital.
MARSHFIELD, Mo. -- A former meth user will speak on the dangers of meth use Wednesday night in Marshfield.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- The superintendent of Springfield Public Schools has two more listening sessions this week, to find out what the community wants from the district.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A former American Bar Association president and Drury alumnus will speak at the university’s Lay Hall Auditorium Tuesday at 3:30 p.m.
JOPLIN, Mo. -- Crowder College administrators were informed at the end of August, Missouri might reduce reimbursements for the A+ Scholarship Program.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Missouri’s Commissioner of Education has announced her retirement. Chris Nicastro will retire at the end of this year, having been Commissioner for five years.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Five Springfield public high schools are battling it out in a fundraising war Sept. 14.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Evangel University is participating in National Campus Safety Awareness Month starting with an informational course on sexual harassment. In order to raise awareness.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Springfield Art Museum is inviting families to explore the museum and enjoy hands-on activities during Family Day on Saturday, Sept. 13, at 10 a.m. through noon.
OZARK, Mo. -- During this legislative session the Missouri House passed a bill that mandates a review of what are known as Common Core standards.
CROCKER, Mo. -- Crocker R-2 schools have a ceremony today at 8:30 am as the school becomes the first in Missouri to be designated a Purple Heart School.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Three Springfield Public Schools cafeterias will serve up local fruits and vegetables as part of a special September program.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Students at McGregor Elementary got a special treat Wednesday: a brand new pair of Converse shoes.
POINT LOOKOUT, Mo. -- Thursday marks the 13th anniversary of the attacks of September 11. The victims will be honored again this year in a ceremony at College of the Ozarks.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Ozarks Technical Community College gifted an automatic external defibrillator (AED) to Crosslines Monday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Kids and their parents can meet players from Missouri State’s athletic teams and members of the Sugar Bears Saturday at the Discovery Center.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo -- We wrap up our in-depth interview with Springfield R-12 Superintendent Dr. John Jungmann. In this last discussion, Jungmann talks about the pressures that come along with being the head of the state's largest accredited school district and if he's up to the challenge.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Dr. John Jungmann, Springfield's new public schools superintendent, takes part in a lengthy conversation with KOLR10 Chad Mira and Brett Martin. Here is the full interview - touching on management style, the cost of education, pressures of the job and improving Springfield schools.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- New Springfield R-12 school Superintendent Dr. John Jungmann is a few weeks into his first school year here. Earlier this week, KOLR10 had the chance to sit down and learn more about the man in charge of our schools.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- More than 100 public school teachers in Springfield now have additional money to help them educate students, thanks to recently awarded grants.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- About 600 Springfield fourth graders had history come to life for them Thursday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- In a previous report, KOLR10 News brought you the first segment of an in-depth interview we had with new Springfield R-12 schools Superintendent Dr. John Jungmann. If you pay taxes, you'll want to take note of Part 2 of the interview.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- KOLR10 News recently spent time conducting a lengthy interview with new Springfield R-12 school Superintendent Dr. John Jungmann. In part 1, he talks about his approach to the new job and the management style we might grow to expect from him.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- There's a new place for parents to seek early childhood educational services in Springfield.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Parents, make your plans now. The schedule for open houses at Springfield Public elementary schools is out. Each school sets its own date, but the first is Monday, September 8.
JOPLIN, Mo. --- After a week long delay, Joplin High School students will begin class Tuesday, September 2nd.
JEFFERSON CITY, MO.-- State Treasurer Clint Zweifel will celebrate College Savings Month in September by visiting elementary school students across Missouri to encourage families to start saving for higher education.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo-- An annual performance report for Springfield Public Schools show increased graduation rate and attendance numbers.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Middle school-aged students will be able to learn Italian at Arts & Letters in Springfield starting Aug. 30.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- A local group is hosting a “Back to School Bargains” event to help families save on school clothing.