Los Angeles, Albuquerque, N.M., and Seattle have lost superintendents, increasingly bogged down by complex political landscapes and well-oiled resistance inside and outside urban districts.
Updated: December 18, 2014, - 08:38 AM
The school board was scheduled to approve Johnson’s resignation late Wednesday and name the district’s chief executive, Michael Goar, as the interim superintendent.
Updated: December 17, 2014, - 10:58 AM
Sensible Land Use Coalition award winners were noted for elevating function to art.
Updated: December 13, 2014, - 06:54 PM
Organization spent over $1,200 on spa treatments at retreat.
Updated: December 08, 2014, - 07:45 PM
Second-language requirement loses out to flexibility in Minneapolis schools plan.
Updated: December 07, 2014, - 07:33 AM
The district is one of the first in the country to merge everything into one easy-to-understand computer dashboard, hoping the information will help close what has been one of the largest achievement gaps in the country between whites and students of color.
Updated: December 04, 2014, - 06:30 PM
The policy is “legally and constitutionally suspect,” Peter Kirsanow wrote to Minneapolis Superintendent Bernadeia Johnson, above.
Updated: November 25, 2014, - 04:53 AM
DeRay Mckesson is poised to break news the moment a grand jury investigating a police officer's shooting makes a decision.
Updated: November 21, 2014, - 08:26 PM
100 days into his newly created role, director Michael Walker is asking for $1.2 million next year for outreach and cultural training for teachers. He also wants to create a new mentorship and leadership program for students, called BLACK.
Updated: November 12, 2014, - 05:29 AM