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Lee's Summit Journal
7 board approves preliminary budget for new school year2015-16 or 1.4 percent). Other revenue areas are based on historical informati
7 board approves preliminary budget for new school year
Lee's Summit Journal / Posted 16 hours ago
2015-16 or 1.4 percent). Other revenue areas are based on historical information, the most current information from the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and other sources. The overall operating fund revenue is budgeted to... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Dyslexia screenings mandatedforce will recommend how classroom accommodations should be delivered. Kim Stu
Dyslexia screenings mandated
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 17 hours ago
force will recommend how classroom accommodations should be delivered. Kim Stuckey, a dyslexia specialist for the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, said school officials are going to create better awareness about... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Governor signs bill to screen every public school student for dyslexiaforce will recommend how classroom accommodations should be delivered. Kim Stu
Governor signs bill to screen every public school student for dyslexia
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted yesterday
force will recommend how classroom accommodations should be delivered. Kim Stuckey, a dyslexia specialist for the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, says that school officials are going to create better awareness about... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Missouri public school students to get dyslexia screeningsforce will recommend how classroom accommodations should be delivered. Kim Stu
Missouri public school students to get dyslexia screenings
KOMU Columbia / Posted yesterday
force will recommend how classroom accommodations should be delivered. Kim Stuckey, a dyslexia specialist for the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, says that school officials are going to create better awareness about... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Be circumspect when adding mandates to educationfrom birth through kindergarten. The rating system, required in every other sta
Be circumspect when adding mandates to education
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
from birth through kindergarten. The rating system, required in every other state, would be developed by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education in collaboration with other agencies. Permitting non-public high schools,... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Missouri to allow rating systems for preschoolsigned a law Wednesday that allows early childhood education centers to opt int
Missouri to allow rating systems for preschool
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
signed a law Wednesday that allows early childhood education centers to opt into a voluntary quality rating system. The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education is still working out the details, but the rating system could include staff... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Missouri law aims to help teachers of traumatized childrenweek signed legislation to give Missouri teachers support in working with traum
Missouri law aims to help teachers of traumatized children
KOMU Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
week signed legislation to give Missouri teachers support in working with traumatized children. The new law calls for the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to give intensive training to five schools in what's called the... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Missouri preschools to be on rating systemthe costs of tuition for two years. Establishing the Legislative Task Force on
Missouri preschools to be on rating system
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 6 days ago
the costs of tuition for two years. Establishing the Legislative Task Force on Dyslexia, and directing the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary education to develop guidelines for the screening of students with dyslexia and... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Missouri preschools to be on rating systemthe costs of tuition for two years. Establishing the Legislative Task Force on
Missouri preschools to be on rating system
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 6 days ago
the costs of tuition for two years. Establishing the Legislative Task Force on Dyslexia, and directing the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary education to develop guidelines for the screening of students with dyslexia and... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
New law to require civics test, CPR for high schoolersfor them and their children," Nixon said in a statement. Another pilot program
New law to require civics test, CPR for high schoolers
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
for them and their children," Nixon said in a statement. Another pilot program established in the measure calls for the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to provide to five schools intensive training on trauma-informed education,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Jonathan M. Fabian, computer systems administratorGroup. In 2011, he moved to the Boston area to become director of the Project
Jonathan M. Fabian, computer systems administrator
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
Group. In 2011, he moved to the Boston area to become director of the Project Management Office for the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. He became project server administrator for Partners HealthCare in 2013. An... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Mass. teachers union criticizes the new “impact ratings” systemto us from complex situations. The context of a child’s life is going to impact
Mass. teachers union criticizes the new “impact ratings” system
WWLP Springfield / Posted 12 days ago
to us from complex situations. The context of a child’s life is going to impact how they do on any given test.” The state Department of Elementary and Secondary Education put the student impact ratings in place to help teachers reflect on their... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Missouri creates a group to review personal finance educationHenningsen, the assistant commissioner for the Office of College and Career Rea
Missouri creates a group to review personal finance education
KOMU Columbia / Posted 14 days ago
Henningsen, the assistant commissioner for the Office of College and Career Readiness, will help lead the process on the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education's end. Missouri is one of 14 states that currently require high school... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Local schools working to reduce excessive school disciplineCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education w
Local schools working to reduce excessive school discipline
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education will be working with more than 3 dozen schools and districts to reduce the numbers of times students are suspended and expelled. Schools in Chicopee, Springfield,... Read more
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The Herald News
Fall River, Swansea, Argosy to participate in student suspension reduction programlocal school districts and the Resiliency Preparatory School have been selected
Fall River, Swansea, Argosy to participate in student suspension reduction program
The Herald News / Posted 15 days ago
local school districts and the Resiliency Preparatory School have been selected to work with the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to reduce the inappropriate or excessive use of long-term suspensions and... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
JCPS summer school numbers soaringthe district decided to have Fridays off, since that day seemed to conflict wit
JCPS summer school numbers soaring
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
the district decided to have Fridays off, since that day seemed to conflict with a lot of families' schedules. The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education requires summer school run for 120 hours, but the schedule is left up to... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Educators push to expand advanced classes in St. Louis areaOffice of Civil Rights show a share disparity in the racial makeup of AP course
Educators push to expand advanced classes in St. Louis area
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
Office of Civil Rights show a share disparity in the racial makeup of AP course enrollment nationwide. The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education considers expanding access to rigorous highschool curriculum on the same... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
DESE's Ronald Lankford recounts education careerof Missouri-Columbia. He spent 37 years in public education before starting as
DESE's Ronald Lankford recounts education career
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
of Missouri-Columbia. He spent 37 years in public education before starting as deputy commissioner at the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. He helps oversee the financial and administrative side that is responsible... Read more
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Leominster Champion
School business administrator heading to Southbridge | June 10, 2016Southbridge school district was named chronically underperforming (Level 5) in
School business administrator heading to Southbridge | June 10, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 20 days ago
Southbridge school district was named chronically underperforming (Level 5) in January and taken over by the state Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. “Under a Level 5 situation, they have to pretty much reconstruct the... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Riverview Gardens School District to remain unaccreditedSt. Louis Post-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/1UESTJ2 ) reports that officials made th
Riverview Gardens School District to remain unaccredited
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 20 days ago
St. Louis Post-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/1UESTJ2 ) reports that officials made the announcement Tuesday. The state Department of Elementary and Secondary Education gave the district specific performance targets in January that, if fully... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Riverview Gardens School District to remain unaccreditedDistrict gain accreditation. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that official
Riverview Gardens School District to remain unaccredited
KOMU Columbia / Posted 21 days ago
District gain accreditation. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that officials made the announcement Tuesday. The state Department of Elementary and Secondary Education gave the district specific performance targets in January that, if fully... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Proactive school policies on bullying, suicide preventionand aware if something is out of the ordinary with a student." Linthacum said
Proactive school policies on bullying, suicide prevention
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
and aware if something is out of the ordinary with a student." Linthacum said any modifications made by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and the Missouri School Boards Association will be reviewed to make the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lowell charter school board to discuss interim head Wednesdayterms by an additional one to three years. AdvertisementThe state is still con
Lowell charter school board to discuss interim head Wednesday
Lowell Sun / Posted 22 days ago
terms by an additional one to three years. AdvertisementThe state is still considering both requests, according to a Department of Elementary and Secondary Education spokesperson. The meeting is scheduled at 6 p.m. at the school at 206... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
State report: Drug incidents increase at Fulton High Schoolat Fulton High School are above the state and county average, according to repo
State report: Drug incidents increase at Fulton High School
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
at Fulton High School are above the state and county average, according to reports released last week by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. "I wasn't aware we were above average," said Todd Gray, secretary of the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Moniteau County Library helps residents learn Englishsaid. The facility accommodates both computer-based learning and small group i
Moniteau County Library helps residents learn English
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
said. The facility accommodates both computer-based learning and small group instruction. Regulated through the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE), the ESL program is unique for a community California's size, Burns... Read more
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Boston Globe
Paperless educationtransform the classroom into a digital storehouse, said Ken Klau, director of t
Paperless education
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
transform the classroom into a digital storehouse, said Ken Klau, director of the Office of Digital Learning at the state Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. But to date, he said, there’s been no conclusive evidence that it has... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
New law aims to prevent youth suicide, bullyingto bring it to my desk." Districts will be required to have a suicide awarenes
New law aims to prevent youth suicide, bullying
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
to bring it to my desk." Districts will be required to have a suicide awareness and prevention policy by 2018, and the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) will develop guidelines and training materials regarding suicide... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Gov. Nixon signs student safety legislation, discusses mental healthschool year, to complete up to two hours of training in youth suicide awareness
Gov. Nixon signs student safety legislation, discusses mental health
KOMU Columbia / Posted 25 days ago
school year, to complete up to two hours of training in youth suicide awareness and prevention. The bill also requires the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to create guidelines on the issue. It also requires each school district set... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Chamber hosts bus tour to promote manufacturing | June 3, 2016robotics and quality. The tour also included a lunch presentation and discussi
Chamber hosts bus tour to promote manufacturing | June 3, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 27 days ago
robotics and quality. The tour also included a lunch presentation and discussion by Shailah Stewart of the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education on ways that schools and communities can collaborate with employers. North... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Opt-outs leave gaps in Mass. opioid lawto screen students for potential problems and create substance abuse prevention
Opt-outs leave gaps in Mass. opioid law
Lowell Sun / Posted a month ago
to screen students for potential problems and create substance abuse prevention programs. Schools will work with the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and the Department of Public Health to develop programs that could include... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Higher summer school attendance creates funding concernswill exceed what we've had in the last six or seven years," said Dr. Ronald Lan
Higher summer school attendance creates funding concerns
KOMU Columbia / Posted 1 months ago
will exceed what we've had in the last six or seven years," said Dr. Ronald Lankford, Deputy Commissioner for the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. Each year school districts will report their total number of hours... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Missouri schools use cave to store cafeteria foodJEFFERSON CITY - The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
Missouri schools use cave to store cafeteria food
KOMU Columbia / Posted 1 months ago
JEFFERSON CITY - The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education announced on Thursday an underground cave is the home for Missouri’s Food and Nutrition Services USDA food storage. The cave storage makes Missouri the lowest-cost school... Read more

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