Students in the two districts have comparable test scores, but they graduate at very different rates.
Updated: December 01, 2013, - 06:33 AM
Superintendent of Minneapolis Public Schools Bernadeia Johnson on the difficulties of closing the achievement gap.
Updated: November 30, 2013, - 10:08 PM
A study says Minnesota’s $450 million teacher compensation option has had little measurable impact on student achievement.
Updated: November 18, 2013, - 09:44 AM
Some partisans favoring Ubah Jama for the latest vacancy, most notably activist Al Flowers Jr., weren't happy, leading to a...
Updated: November 15, 2013, - 08:50 PM
Temporary classrooms at Historic Fort Snelling offered Upper Mississippi Academy students rifle fire, voyageurs and laptops.
Updated: November 14, 2013, - 09:44 PM
The decision came after a tough review of Bernadeia Johnson by the Minneapolis school board, which wants better academic results.
Updated: November 13, 2013, - 06:31 AM
The board’s appointment makes Noor only the second Somali-born Minnesotan to hold public office. He’ll be seated on Dec. 10.
Updated: November 12, 2013, - 09:35 PM
Failure to meet most targets means district is likely to put two teachers in early-grade classrooms at schools that are...
Updated: November 12, 2013, - 06:15 AM
After feedback, Minneapolis plan has been revised to avoid moving two programs, add a gifted school and defer an arts high school idea.
Updated: November 08, 2013, - 11:17 PM