Corey Mitchell

Reporter | Washington Bureau
Phone: Washington: 202-383-6121 Minneapolis: 612-673-4491
Corey Mitchell covers Minnesota-related issues in Congress.

Recent content from Corey Mitchell

Minneapolis school board on hot seat in contract talks

Minneapolis teachers and reform groups are competing for attention and votes of board members.

Updated: December 06, 2011, - 09:59 PM

Minneapolis schools may withdraw from desegregation program

Minneapolis school district is considering whether to withdraw from West Metro Education Program.

Updated: December 05, 2011, - 11:01 PM

The education of Bernadeia Johnson

Ahead of her first job evaluation, the Minneapolis schools leader is learning from mistakes and relying on her instincts.

Updated: December 05, 2011, - 01:59 PM

Nov. 30, 2011: Mpls. will reopen 3 schools to ease crowding

The moves are part of a $45 million plan to deal with rising enrollment and a space crunch.

Updated: November 30, 2011, - 10:55 AM

Obituary: Math teacher, U gymnast George Patten, 87

Known for dedication to his students, he also liked a good joke and was extraordinarily modest, friends said.

Updated: November 24, 2011, - 12:42 AM

Mpls. settles suit over illegal search

City will pay $76,500 after a judge ruled two officers violated law by pulling down man's pants in drug search.

Updated: November 18, 2011, - 09:27 PM

Lacking license, Mpls. school leader gets new title

When Minneapolis district learned that Rick Mills doesn't hold a state license to be deputy superintendent, he got a new title.

Updated: November 11, 2011, - 11:06 AM

Minneapolis group challenges teacher tenure

A Minneapolis coalition urges reform in contracts, but the union chief says the effort is "misguided."

Updated: November 02, 2011, - 11:22 PM

Mpls. sets school pay policy

The school board also reviewed another part of the plan preparing for an expected surge in enrollment.

Updated: November 01, 2011, - 09:48 PM

Obituary: Ex-KUOM newsman 'could interview anyone'

Journalist David Olson, 72, also moderated the public affairs show "Capitol Report" for 10 years.

Updated: November 01, 2011, - 08:37 PM

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