Missouri Schools Receive “Grow Your Own” Grants To Recruit Local Educators

Missouri is looking to bolster its education workforce.

Missourinet’s Anthony Morabith reports.

From our area Brookfield, Chillicothe, Cowgill, Kearney, Liberty, Platte County, Putnam County, St. Joseph, and Trenton school districts received funding.

At the collegiate level both Northwest Missouri State and Missouri Western received $70,000 to provide innovative initiatives to recruit and retain teacher candidates.