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
The change comes amid intensifying scrutiny of the way Minneapolis public schools treat minority students and in the wake of new data showing black students are 10 times more likely to be sent home than white students.
Updated: November 09, 2014, - 10:23 PM