Lack of interest six months into the program surprises supporters.
Updated: July 08, 2012, - 11:50 PM
The annual National Charter Schools Conference in Minneapolis this week will coincide with the 20th anniversary of the nation's first charter school in St. Paul.
Updated: June 17, 2012, - 07:39 PM
The annual celebration marks a key event in the history of black Americans.
Updated: June 16, 2012, - 10:45 PM
The Minnesota Reading Corps is looking to recruit up to 1,000 paid tutors next school year to help students statewide.
Updated: June 13, 2012, - 07:52 PM
Cavonte Johnson doesn't let adversity stop dreams of becoming an engineer and playing football
Updated: June 09, 2012, - 07:51 PM
Minnesota's school accountability system was retooled to take new criteria into account, but familiar patterns stubbornly remain.
Updated: May 22, 2012, - 06:22 AM
New system is result of waiver from requirements of No Child Left Behind law.
Updated: May 21, 2012, - 06:19 AM
The New American Academy in Edina offers tutoring for Somali schoolchildren as well as classes for their parents.
Updated: May 15, 2012, - 12:04 PM
State's next step is harnessing winning methods to close the gap.
Updated: May 13, 2012, - 09:22 PM