In many urban districts, teachers often are expected to raise students school proficiency by two or three grade levels to make up deficits from previous years, says Jennifer Waddell, program director of UMKC’s Institute for Urban Education. Read more and listen.
UMKC Honors Outstanding Alumni
Sixteen alumni and one family will be honored at Awards … Read more
Girls’ School Graduates Have Clear Edge Over Coeducated Peers
Stronger academic skills cited along with confidence and community involvement … Read more
Starr Women’s Hall of Fame Reveals 2019 Class of Inductees
Hall honors Kansas City’s greatest women, past and present A … Read more