Joplin, MO (SNS) – A news conference for the School of Education is scheduled for 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 7, near the fireplace on the third floor of Spiva Library at Missouri Southern State University.

The event will feature a major announcement regarding the Missouri Southern Teacher Education program. The announcement will have ramifications for schools and students in the Four-State Area.

University officials, including MSSU President Dr. Alan Marble, will speak during the event.

“We feel students in our area deserve the best level of instruction they can have,” said Dr. Deborah Brown, dean of the Missouri Southern School of Education. “We are proud of the strong relationships we have with local school administrators and teachers.”