Missouri National Education Association http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Missouri Teachers Run Ads Against Tax Cuts http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/missouri-teachers-run-ads-against-tax-cuts <p>A Missouri teachers union says it is spending at least $100,000 on commercials urging state lawmakers to uphold the governor's veto of an income tax cut.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Missouri chapter of the National Education Association says the TV and radio spots began running Tuesday and will continue for a week. The ads assert the tax cut would benefit "corporate special interests" while "stealing money from our schools."</span></p> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 12:56:46 +0000 The Associated Press 29629 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Missouri Teachers Run Ads Against Tax Cuts Superintendent Of Troubled Normandy School District To Step Down http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/superintendent-troubled-normandy-school-district-step-down <p>The superintendent of the <a href="http://www.normandy.k12.mo.us/">Normandy School District</a> in St. Louis announced that he will be stepping down in June.</p><p>In a letter to the school board today, Dr. Stanton Lawrence cited personal and family reasons for his resignation. This is his fifth year as superintendent. His contract was set to expire in 2015.</p> Thu, 18 Oct 2012 21:12:01 +0000 Tina Eaton 5554 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Superintendent Of Troubled Normandy School District To Step Down