Hinshaw Named MASA Director for Leader Development Dr. Doug Hayter, Executive Director of the Missouri Association of School Administrators (MASA), announced today that Kelly Hinshaw has been selected as the new Director for Leader Development. Responsibilities of the Director for Leader Development include providing professional development opportunities for MASA leaders . . .
The Missouri Association of School Administrators (MASA) has selected Dr. Allan Markley, Superintendent of the Raytown C-2 Schools, as the recipient of the annual Robert L. Pearce Award for 2018. A committee of his peers selected Markley. Each of the eight MASA districts nominated a superintendent for the award. Dr. Markley received his Bachelor of Arts Degree from Southwest Missouri State . . .
In the wake of the February 14, 2018, Parkland, Florida, school shootings, school districts are discussing school safety, specifically preparing for student walkouts, sit-ins, rallies, etc. Below are several resources school districts may want to review. On March 5, 2018, school districts in the Greater St. Louis area held a meeting to discuss ideas regarding overall school/student safety, logistics regarding a walkout, internal . . .