Chris Belcher, outgoing superintendent of Columbia schools, talks about achievements

Monday, January 13, 2014 | 10:36 p.m. CST; updated 4:15 p.m. CST, Tuesday, January 14, 2014

COLUMBIA — Chris Belcher, superintendent of Columbia Public Schools, announced Wednesday he will retire at the end of the 2013-14 school year to accept a position with MU’s College of Education as an assistant teaching professor of leadership and policy.