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More than 40 nominated for state education commissioner
The deadline to nominate candidates for Missouri Commissioner of Education position ended Friday with more than 40 names submitted. Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education staff will contact nominees, inform them of their nominations and invite them to apply, a news release states...
Who's Next 11/20/14
* Southeast Missouri State University has announced its summer 2014 graduates. Todd Aufdenberg, bachelor of science with a major in agribusiness, agriculture industry; Christine Boyle, graduate master's high honors with a master of arts with a major in elementary administration; Tammy Brotherton, graduate master's honors with a master of arts with a major in secondary administration ...
Scott County students win writing contests
VFW Post 6407 recently held its Voice of Democracy and Patriot's Pen writing contests. The contests were open to all high school students, as well as homeschooled children. Winners move on to district, state and national competition. Voice of Democracy winners from the Scott City School District were Carly Howell, first place; Alexis Jenkins, second place; and Jamie Glastetter, third place. ...
Perry County recognizes American Education Week
Perryville Mayor Ken Baer proclaimed this week American Education Week in the city. Baer signed the proclamation at the Perry County School District office, where he was joined by superintendent Scott Ireland and students from the district's five schools. ...
Hooked on Science: Newton's tablecloth trick
Here's an experiment you can try at the Thanksgiving Day dinner table. n Several heavy dishes n Tablecloth without a hem n Square table with an edge STEP 1: Place the tablecloth on the table and then arrange the glass dishes on the tablecloth. STEP 2: Grab the edges of the tablecloth, quickly pull down toward the floor and observe...
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