Giant K-12 Education Package in Missouri is Close to the Finish Line

(MISSOURINET) –  A wide-ranging K-12 education bill is close to the finish line.

The Missouri Senate has passed the proposal, which includes reading interventions, efforts to get lead out of school drinking water, Holocaust Education initiatives, among several other items. State Senator Lauren Arthur, a Democrat from Kansas City, helped to craft the legislation…

The bill heads to the House for final work. The Legislature’s final day of the regular session is Friday.