Missouri seeks $750 million for schools

Thursday, January 21, 2010 | 5:22 p.m. CST; updated 7:45 p.m. CST, Thursday, January 21, 2010

ST. LOUIS — Missouri education leaders unveiled a blueprint to dramatically overhaul the state's supervision of its schools, heeding a call from the federal government to revamp everything from teacher training and pay to the subjects taught in class.