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  •  David Wea works on a geometry problem in an adult education class. The school bus driver said he's preparing for the high school equivalency test "to have a better feeling about myself."
    Camille Phillips
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    St. Louis Public Radio
    Missouri workforce diploma courses are an alternative to preparing for an equivalency exam.
  • FCC Broadband Challenge Process Social Graphic
    Missouri Department of Economic Development/Office of Broadband Development
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    Late in December 2022, KRCU Public Radio spoke with BJ Tanksley, the Director of Broadband Development about the nearly $3 million received in federal grants through the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), to enhance the ongoing efforts of the Office of Broadband Development to expand high-speed internet access statewide. Residents are asked to 'map' their broadband access through Jan. 13, 2023.