The Children's Education Council of Missouri is the state's leading advocate for education reform.
- Backed by Lt. Governor Peter Kinder, Missouri State Representatives announced a… »
- The Missouri Supreme Court recently ruled that students in unaccredited school… »
- On Tuesday, April 8th, Senate Bill 493 (Pearce-Warrensburg) was heard in the… »
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On the 2009 NAEP Reading Test, about 26 percent of eighth graders and 27 percent of twelfth graders scored below the basic level, and only 32 percent of eighth graders and 38 percent of twelfth graders are at or above grade level.
- www.studentsfirst.org, 2009