The state cuts to higher education proposed by the governor this month have generated a lot of discussion about how they might affect four-year
After releasing his proposed budget last week, today Governor Eric Greitens followed it up in with his long-awaited tax cut plan.
It won’t be a surprise to readers of this blog that Kansas City and St. Louis are in bad financial shape.
On January 25, Show-Me Institute Director of Education Policy Susan Pendergrass appeared on ABC30's The Allman Report and discussed school choice initiatives.
WDAF TV in Kansas City recently reported that City Councilmember Jermaine Reed is seeking to expand the city’s ban-the-box initiative that currently pre
Nearly half of Missouri’s K-12 students live in rural areas. Accordingly, education reform efforts in Missouri should be aimed at helping urban, suburban, and rural families alike.
Only 22 percent of Missouri ACT test-takers scored “college-ready” in 2016, so it's clear that we have a problem. That’s why Missouri should look at new ways to reform its education system. One solution could be education savings accounts (ESAs).
Does how close you live to a grocery store influence your diet? Advocates claim that it does, but research has failed to establish a connection.
Missouri has a lot of private schools—more than 600. Most of these schools, like their public school counterparts, are operating below capacity; that is, they have space to serve more students.