The union representing Minneapolis teachers reached a tentative agreement on a new two-year labor contract with the school district after...
Updated: March 02, 2014, - 07:14 AM
The contract talks started in June but have been closed since a mediator became involved in October.
Updated: February 28, 2014, - 11:40 PM
The Minneapolis streets stand out for bike accidents, and they run parallel to the Midtown Greenway dedicated bike route.
Updated: February 21, 2014, - 10:25 PM
Minority students improved notably, but still lagged behind white peers.
Updated: February 20, 2014, - 05:26 AM
At close to 13,000 kids, black students form the largest student bloc in Minneapolis schools, where almost four out of five American-born black students are not proficient in reading and only one in three graduates on time.
Updated: February 19, 2014, - 11:13 AM
Superintendent used authority to grant $17,000 to CEO, lobbyist.
Updated: February 19, 2014, - 05:28 AM
Voluntary Saturday and spring-break classes are designed to compensate for bad-weather cancellations.
Updated: February 12, 2014, - 10:13 AM
Abdirizak Haji Hussein, 89, lived in Minneapolis after leading his nation through its turbulent early days.
Updated: February 01, 2014, - 07:03 PM
The “newcomer classrooms” are a concentrated effort to jump-start the adjustment of Somali students in American schools. The program is aimed at Somalis, but the concept could be adapted to any immigrant group.
Updated: January 25, 2014, - 06:41 AM