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.
CNN -- 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. -- Dozens of school districts plan to keep kids home again tomorrow. With wind chills below zero tomorrow and Thursday morning, KOLR10 wondered if school is ever canceled purely because it's too cold?
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Four bills had been proposed that would take different approaches at changing the law that lets students in poor-performing schools transfer to better performing ones, at the expense of the sending school.
NEOSHO, Mo. -- One of the many challenges a school bus driver faces is hearing students in the back of the bus. Now that Neosho schools have switched to propane buses, that's no longer a problem.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A multicultural program at MSU discussed what the next steps should be after the events in Ferguson.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Evangel Univeristy is offering a deal to students as incentive for enrolling in more summer school classes.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- University of Arkansas Police have arrested a man in connection with a month-long murder investigation.
CAMDENTON, Mo. -- Students in Camdenton are taking robotics to a global scale through their after school robotics program. Students across the globe partake in these competitions.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Governor Asa Hutchinson establishes a group to focus on Common Core, the national education standard now being taught in Arkansas classrooms. It's called the "Governor's Council on Common Core Review."
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Renovations currently underway will transform one of Missouri State University's apartments. It's one of many student housing facilities across the nation that are getting a makeover.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Boys and Girls Club of Springfield announced its "Youth of the Year" Tuesday night.
NIXA, Mo. -- Barrett Young and his high school teacher Kelly Matney have a history of winning contests, but this one takes the cake.
DORA, Mo. -- Since the Sandy Hook tragedy three years ago a lot of school districts are taking a closer look at security. Some rural school districts like Dora have chosen to arm their teachers with guns.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Summer School enrollment began on Monday for Springfield Public Schools.
FAIR GROVE, Mo.-- Superintendent Dr. John Link plans to leave Fair Grove R-X School District at the end of this school year.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Missouri State University kicks off Chinese New Year event Feb. 7 at the Chinese New Year Banquet.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- “Mathletes” from local middle schools tested their skills Feb. 7 at Drury University.
LOS ANGELES -- Today's high school seniors aren't partying and socializing as much as their parents' generation - they're too busy trying to get into college. And when they get there, some don't feel good about themselves, according to a new UCLA survey.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Hundreds of wizards, witches and muggles were at the Phelps Center for Gifted Education Thursday evening.
POINT LOOKOUT, Mo. -- A unique laboratory school in the Ozarks now offers classes for kids in grades K through 12.