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Columbia, MO

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Local News

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Education issues in mid-Missouri.

Twitter:

@KBIA

Language:

English

Contact:

409 Jesse Hall The University of Missouri at Columbia Columbia, MO 65211-1310 (573) 882-3431


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Exam: Mo. lawmakers to decide fate of education bills as end of session nea

5/6/2014
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Morgan County R-2 School District has finalized plans for a new auditorium that will double as a safe room for tornadoes. KBIA’s Marissanne Lewis...

Duration: 00:07:47


Exam: How students choose foreign language classes, revisiting 1970 campus

4/29/2014
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Foreign languages classes are highly encouraged for high school students in Missouri, and many colleges require them for admission. French, German,...

Duration: 00:07:50


Exam: UM reveals results of Sasha Menu Courey investigation, Menu Courey's

4/14/2014
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The University of Missouri System Board of Curators held a press conference Friday aftern­oon to discuss a report investigating MU's handling of the...

Duration: 00:07:48


Exam: MAC Scholars commemorate Mandelas, Joplin superintendent discusses to

3/31/2014
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The Minority Achievement Committee, or MAC Scholars, is a national program that supports academic achievement and community involvement for minority...

Duration: 00:07:49


Exam: Students learn business strategies from cookies, sharks

3/17/2014
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We often think of the business world as a world that belongs to adults—adults in suits moving money with the shake of a hand and the dash of a signature...

Duration: 00:07:47


Exam: JCPS uses student-led conferences, CPS superintendent finalists discu

3/11/2014
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First, KBIA's Hope Kirwan takes us to a classroom in Jefferson City for a new kind of parent-teacher conference—these are led by the students. The...

Duration: 00:07:49


Exam: Students exposed to documentary film through True/False, new MU docum

3/3/2014
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Documentary film has been very prominent in Columbia in the past few weeks. The 11th True/False Film Festival ended Sunday, and a new documentary film...

Duration: 00:07:48


Exam: Davis talks diversity training, Loftin completes first two weeks as c

2/18/2014
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Former University of Missouri football player Michael Sam came out as gay earlier this month. He came out to his teammates last August—that season, he...

Duration: 00:07:48


MU donation recognizes student veterans

11/14/2013
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The University of Missouri has received a major gift donation to fund a scholarship for military veterans. Confidential benefactors donated the $1...

Duration: 00:00:49


New report shows tuition increases at Missouri colleges among lowest in the

10/25/2013
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The College Board released a report Thursday showing Missouri had the smallest increase in tuition and fees at public four-year institutions in the U.S.

Duration: 00:01:07


State's unaccredited school districts face dire situation, DESE reports to

10/2/2013
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A joint House-Senate committee heard testimony Tuesday on the effects of Missouris school transfer law, which allows students from unaccredited K-12

Duration: 00:00:40


MU anthropologist talks about fieldwork, Russell Elementary students go to

3/20/2013
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The MU Department of Anthropology recently hired Napoleon Chagnon, one of the first anthropologists to document the once-isolated Yanomam (pronounced Ya

Duration: 00:05:13


eMINTS program stresses technology and group learning

9/21/2012
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Classrooms in New Franklin, Missouri got a visit from members of the U.S. Department of Education.Assistant Deputy Secretary for Innovation and Improvement Jim Shelton wanted a firsthand look at the eMINTS approach to education.eMINTS, or "enhancing Missouri’s Instructional Networked Teaching Strategies," is a professional development program created by the University of Missouri. The New Franklin School District implemented the program about 10 years ago. eMINTS promotes inquiry-based...

Duration: 00:00:14


Science program to get more room at Columbia College

5/7/2012
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This week, Columbia College broke ground on a new science building. MUs Confucius Institute is partnering with a program in the North Callaway school district. Plus, well take you along with a trip through the Mizzou Adventures in Education event.

Chinese program taking root at Missouri Military Academy

4/30/2012
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This week, The special project The China Connection tells us about a program at the Missouri Military Academy in Mexico. Plus, an audio postcard that introduces you to a family thats like any other, but at the same time different.

Mid-MO student's internet fame impacts UCM Chinese program

4/23/2012
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Well introduce you to a Mid-Missouri teen who has become famous for her singing in Chinese. Plus, well talk to the University of Missouri English professor behind the e-book Is a college education still worth the price?

Students learn STEM fields through video games

4/16/2012
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This week on the show, a club at Benton Elementary teaches math, science and technology to students using video games. Plus, well introduce you to the new principal of Shepard Boulevard Elementary in Columbia.

Duration: 00:01:18


Metro school districts await answers regarding unaccredited districts

4/9/2012
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Unaccredited schools in Kansas City and St. Louis could have a huge impact on a number of school districts in each of those metropolitan areas. Plus, teacher tenure could see changes and well give you the results of the Columbia school board races we previewed the last couple of weeks.

Duration: 00:02:36


Exam: The rest of the Columbia school board candidate interviews

4/2/2012
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This week on the show, youll hear from a couple of the candidates running for the school board here in Columbia. In Tuesdays election, voters will pick two of the four candidates, who will each serve three year terms.

Exam: Talking with Columbia's school board candidates

3/26/2012
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Thisweek on the show, youll hear from a couple of the candidates running for the school boardin Columbia.
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