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

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

Zebra mussels trouble the waters of Detroit Lakes

Zebra mussels have been discovered in Lake Melissa near Detroit Lakes, the first confirmed sighting of the invasive species in Becker County, near one of Minnesota’s most popular summertime destinations for boaters and anglers.

Updated: June 28, 2014, - 01:49 AM

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