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Online learning company K12 exposes student data in Missouri

by Colin Wood

One state official said the distribution of a spreadsheet by the company's lobbyists represented a "significant" data breach.

Alexa boosts student engagement, productivity at Park University

by Betsy Foresman

The multi-campus institution has developed a new feature for Alexa-enabled devices, designed to give students easy access to information.

Missouri State taps Springfield IT director as new CIO

by Betsy Foresman

Jeff Coiner will take over information technology operations for the campus early next month.

St. Louis universities build consortium for cybersecurity students

by Colin Wood

For supporting students and building relationships with industry, the group's members say they can do more together than they could have alone.

U. of Missouri boosts STEM for rural schools with $22.4M in grants

by Betsy Foresman

The university anticipates new federal funding will bring STEM education to 500 educators and nearly 30,000 students in high-need areas.

Missouri Gov. Parson calls special session to rework STEM bill

by Ryan Johnston

The governor says he hopes to sign a new version of a bill that he vetoed earlier this summer to bring new opportunities to the state's K-12 students.

States assess their future plans with Questar after online testing delays

by Ryan Johnston

At least one state — Tennessee — plans to hire a different online assessment provider following outages earlier in the year.

Missouri governor signs virtual schools bill hours before resigning his seat

by Corinne Lestch

New legislation, signed during Gov. Eric Greitens' final hours in office, will significantly expand online education for Missouri's K-12 students.