A statewide task force again will try to figure out a better way to pay for educating students.
Updated: October 03, 2012, - 09:42 PM
Minnesota schools now have more local control over turnaround plans after being freed from unpopular federal mandates.
Updated: September 19, 2012, - 10:01 PM
The first school in the Midwest focused on Russian language and culture opens in Minnetonka.
Updated: September 11, 2012, - 11:23 PM
Some kids braved their first day of school ever. The rest faced new teachers, classes, lockers and menus.
Updated: September 04, 2012, - 09:05 PM
Steelworkers union reached a tentative deal with U.S. Steel; talks remained unfinished with two other Iron Range employers.
Updated: September 03, 2012, - 07:26 AM
The accountability system finds 213 schools missing the mark, compared with more than 1,000 under federal No Child Left Behind.
Updated: August 30, 2012, - 08:59 AM
From computer-assisted teaching methods to widespread use of iPads, students will find things changing.
Updated: August 28, 2012, - 05:19 PM
New Superintendent Curt Tryggestad spent the first two months of his tenure with Eden Prairie public schools surveying the landscape and getting to know the people around him. So far, he likes what he hears.
Updated: August 28, 2012, - 05:11 PM
Only about 30 in state will seek tax levy referendums.
Updated: August 27, 2012, - 01:43 PM