Education Committee Finalizes Recommendations

A statewide commission has finalized its recommendations to help improve working conditions for Missouri’s K-12 public school teachers. The recommendations are part of a statewide effort to get a grip of Missouri’s low teacher retention rate and teacher shortage. The commission wants the state to fund grants to make a model for an advanced teaching role, and provide positive school culture and climate training for district leaders. State Education Commissioner Margie Vandeven says the commission’s work focused on statewide levers…


The Missouri Board of Education plans to vote on the recommendations next Tuesday.


(From Missourinet)