Julia Armstrong is an 8th Grade Humanities and Technology teacher at Pipkin Middle School in Springfield. For the Sense of Community series, KSMU's Samuel Crowe spoke with Armstrong and several of her students about the role that Civic Duty plays in the classroom.
In a 7-2 decision, Springfield City Council voted Monday night to table the proposed nondiscrimination bill. The bill would add gay and transgendered people to the list of those potected from discrimination under city ordinance. KSMU’s Samuel Crowe was at the City Council meeting and files this report.