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Scholarships available for Missouri students pursuing insurance industry careers

Deadline to apply is March 31 Jefferson City, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Insurance reminds Missouri high school seniors and current college students that the application deadline for Missouri Insurance Education Foundation (MIEF) scholarships is March 31. Four $1,500 scholarships will be awarded to graduating high school seniors who …

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Oak Park Senior Named National Hispanic Achievement Honoree

Oak Park High School’s Orlando Quintana was recently recognized for academic recognition as part of the College Board’s National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP). The College Board’s NHRP program is an academic honor that can be included on college applications. It’s not a scholarship, but colleges do use this program to identify academically exceptional …

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The Back To School Concerns You May Not Know About

Missouri Viewpoints Mike Ferguson

“Missouri Viewpoints” is a weekly non-partisan news, information, public affairs program that is produced by Mike Ferguson. The show is on television and radio throughout Missouri.  The school year is back in full swing and students, parents, teachers and administrators are focused on homework, tests and ball games. They should …

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Staley High School Principal Named MSCA Administrator of the Year

Staley Principal Clark Mershon has been named the Missouri Administrator of the Year by the Missouri School Counselor Association (MSCA). This is awarded to a building administrator who has demonstrated exceptional leadership within the school and has effectively utilized school counselors to help carry out the school’s improvement plan goals …

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Child Behavior Disorder Expert to Give Free Presentation

Next Wednesday, September 21, Learning Disorder expert Dr. Robert Melillo is holding a free presentation for educators and parents at Maple Wood Community College. Dr. Melillo, author of several books including “Disconnected Kids,” will address common neuro behavioral disorders in children, including attention and learning concerns such as ADHD, Dyslexia …

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