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  • By Karen Butterfield, Union Missourian Editor
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Superintendent Dr. Steve Weinhold said he is working with the Missouri School Boards Association (MSBA) and local law enforcement to help interpret a new assault law that took effect in Missouri this week.

  • By Pauline Masson, Pacific Missourian Editor
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Educating the whole child means encouraging and monitoring good health practices of students, according to Barb Heger, Meramec Valley R-III School District health coordinator.

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  • By Susan Miller, Missourian Staff Writer
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The Washington School Board said it backs Superintendent Dr. Lori VanLeer’s objections to a proposed TIF project in Downtown Washington.

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  • By Karen Butterfield, Missourian Staff Writer
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The start of the Missouri legislative session is just around the corner, and colleges officials throughout the state can expect a return for some form of a campus carry bill.

  • By Susan Miller, Missourian Staff Writer
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Students in the CAPS (Center for Advanced Professional Studies) Business Ignite class at Washington High School visited the Washington Chamber of Commerce office Tuesday morning.

Becky Zanin, a kindergarten teacher at Clearview Elementary School in the Washington School District, has received the Emerson Electric Excellence in Teaching Award.

  • By Karen Butterfield, Missourian Staff Writer
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Union School Board members received an in-depth analysis of the district’s Missouri School Improvement Program 5 (MSIP) 5 Annual Performance Report (APR) score at the November board meeting.

  • By Susan Miller, Missourian Staff Writer
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A kick off event for the Washington School District’s Pathways for Teachers program was held Friday at the Technology and Learning Center.

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  • By Karen Butterfield, Missourian Staff Writer
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On the first Election Day since 1984 that Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon hasn’t been on the ballot, the governor visited St. Francis Borgia Regional High School to highlight college affordability.

  • By Karen Butterfield, Missourian Staff Writer
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The Union School District was “rich with opportunities for educators at all levels to grow and learn professionally,” during the 2015-16 school year, said Dr. Justin Tarte, executive director of HR and Learning.

  • By Susan Miller, Missourian Staff Writer
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Washington School District Superintendent Dr. Lori VanLeer this past week began her annual principal visits which are part of the overall administrative evaluation process.

The University of Missouri Extension Franklin County Business Development Program and East Central College Business and Industry Program will offer a seminar for manufacturers Tuesday, Oct. 25, from 8 to 10:30 a.m. at ECC’s new business and industry center, located at 42 Prairie Dell Plaza, Union.

  • By Karen Butterfield, Missourian Staff Writer
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The Union School District has implemented a curriculum coordinating council to help coordinate and communicate curriculum efforts and programs district-wide.

East Central College and the Washington High School journalism department recently partnered with the Missouri Interscholastic Press Association (MIPA) and SchoolJournalism.org to host their inaugural ECC Journalism Summit.

To help high school students prepare for the jobs of tomorrow, East Central College will team up with Missouri University of Science and Technology for a math and science career night.

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  • By Karen Butterfield, Missourian Staff Writer
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East Central College trustees this week approved a change order for additional expenses related to the renovation of the college’s business and industry center.

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  • By Karen Butterfield, Missourian Staff Writer
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East Central College trustees said they felt like “Christmas just came” after a presentation about changes to the college’s course schedule.

  • By Karen Butterfield, Missourian Staff Writer
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The East Central College Board of Trustees Monday night authorized executing documents related to the college’s $1 million USDA loan, which will offset costs associated with renovations to the business and industry center.

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