Kim McGuire

Reporter | West metro education
Phone: 612-673-4469
Kim McGuire covers education in the west metro for the Star Tribune.

Recent content from Kim McGuire

Union praises Edina schools, blasts Minnetonka district on child labor complaints

A laborers union said it found the violations at school sites as districts add on to prepare for all-day kindergarten...

Updated: July 29, 2014, - 01:34 PM

One complaint resolved, another drags on in Twin Cities child labor complaints

Edina School District has solved claim, but Minnetonka case is one still being reviewed.

Updated: July 25, 2014, - 07:17 PM

Three Rivers Park Dist. to lease gadgets that help locate lost visitors

District hopes devices will aid vulnerable park-goers.

Updated: July 20, 2014, - 08:43 PM

Minnetonka schools say teen worker helped dad

School District rebuts union child-labor claim.

Updated: July 17, 2014, - 09:37 PM

Twin Cities union spots child labor, again

A minor was found working at a school site in Minnetonka.

Updated: July 15, 2014, - 09:08 PM

Court: Mpls. Washburn principal’s ouster not backed by evidence

Patrick Exner was fired after accusations that he changed students’ GRAD test answers.

Updated: July 14, 2014, - 06:57 PM

StudentsFirst pulls up stakes in Minnesota

The controversial group fought for basic-skills exams, teacher evaluations.

Updated: July 11, 2014, - 12:31 PM

SEIU, Minnesota home health care workers file for union election

The drive may be an uphill battle in light of a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling focused on an Illinois case.

Updated: July 08, 2014, - 11:12 PM

At Freedom School, young scholars find inspiration and improved literacy skills

Osseo Area Schools offers the six-week Freedom School program to help kids learn to love reading.

Updated: July 08, 2014, - 01:52 PM

Minneapolis plans party for elf answering letters for almost 20 years

A devoted letter-writer builds community around Lake Harriet for two decades

Updated: June 28, 2014, - 06:59 PM

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