Missouri State Teachers Association http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Educators working with sponsor on fix for "Facebook" law http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/educators-working-sponsor-fix-facebook-law <p>A group of educators led by the Missouri National Education Association says its confident it can strike a deal with lawmakers to settle confusion over a new state law governing how students and teachers interact using social media like Facebook.</p> Tue, 23 Aug 2011 22:10:39 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 1928 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Educators working with sponsor on fix for "Facebook" law Missouri State Teachers Association sues Mo. over social networking law http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/missouri-state-teachers-association-sues-mo-over-social-networking-law <p>Mo. Gov. Nixon signed <a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/11info/BTS_Web/Bill.aspx?SessionType=R&amp;BillID=4066479">SB54, also known as the Amy Hestir Student Protection Act,</a> into law in July - <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/missouri-outlaws-student-teacher-facebook-friendship">making national news</a> regarding some of the bill&#39;s provisions on educators and social media.</p><p>Now the law is being challenged in court by the Missouri State Teachers Association.</p> Fri, 19 Aug 2011 20:09:02 +0000 Kelsey Proud 1909 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Missouri State Teachers Association sues Mo. over social networking law