Steve Brandt

Reporter | Minneapolis schools
Phone: 612-673-4438
Steve Brandt covers Minneapolis schools and city issues.

Recent content from Steve Brandt

Minneapolis enrollment plan readied for Tuesday vote

Changes proposed at Wilder set the stage for the biggest enrollment shift in Minneapolis schools since 2009.

Updated: December 10, 2013, - 05:16 AM

Minneapolis schools look at new ways to discipline students

Racial trends in suspensions prompt a review of policies.

Updated: December 09, 2013, - 05:32 AM

Minneapolis school board adds Somali-American

Mohamud Noor balances three jobs and fatherhood as he’s about to add Minneapolis school board responsibilities.

Updated: December 07, 2013, - 07:04 PM

Dec. 4, 2013: St. Paul, Mpls. rated low on closing gap

Research by a free-market group compared 15 districts that have moved toward school-based budgeting.

Updated: December 04, 2013, - 09:11 PM

Co-ops boosting retail on Central Avenue in northeast Minneapolis

The hipster trifecta of bikes, artisanal bread and beer is headed for Central Avenue in northeast Minneapolis, all thanks to a long-nurtured co-op movement that’s gaining momentum.

Updated: December 03, 2013, - 09:50 PM

Minneapolis, St. Paul students contrast on graduation success

Students in the two districts have comparable test scores, but they graduate at very different rates.

Updated: December 01, 2013, - 06:33 AM

What will it take to fix Mpls. schools?

Superintendent of Minneapolis Public Schools Bernadeia Johnson on the difficulties of closing the achievement gap.

Updated: November 30, 2013, - 10:08 PM

Minnesota's teacher pay option has only minor impact on test scores

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

At the Minneapolis school board meeting

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

Charter school holed up at Fort Snelling has history front, center

Temporary classrooms at Historic Fort Snelling offered Upper Mississippi Academy students rifle fire, voyageurs and laptops.

Updated: November 14, 2013, - 09:44 PM

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