The day before Dani Denison was set to begin student teaching at a metro-area high school, she sent an e-mail...
Updated: February 23, 2015, - 10:34 PM
Citing positive changes in the ways schools handle behavior problems, Department says suspensions down 20 percent between 2010 and 2014
Updated: February 20, 2015, - 01:35 PM
A Star Tribune analysis shows that students in most Minnesota charter schools are failing to hit learning targets and are not achieving adequate academic growth. It also shows a widening gap between success of white and minority students.
Updated: February 17, 2015, - 05:35 AM
The Republican-backed measure to oust No Child Left Behind would hurt the nation’s poorest schools, the report says.
Updated: February 13, 2015, - 09:14 PM
The school district will hold a referendum on a $125 million bond proposal on May 5.
Updated: February 05, 2015, - 09:55 AM
Officials with the Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) confirmed Tuesday that they are investigating a complaint about a Minneapolis...
Updated: January 27, 2015, - 09:46 PM
Classical and Hebrew instruction highlight the academy opening this fall.
Updated: January 27, 2015, - 02:57 PM
This spring, Republicans and Democrats on Capitol Hill are girding for one of the biggest showdowns in a decade on how to revamp the 13-year-old No Child Left Behind law that fundamentally challenged norms in public education by requiring schools prove students were effectively learning core subjects.
Updated: January 25, 2015, - 11:00 PM
Future is uncertain for popular programs in east and west metro.
Updated: January 21, 2015, - 10:41 AM