Nearly a decade after Congress enacted the No Child Left Behind Act, a sweeping mandate to ramp up standards and accountability in the nation's public schools, more than a third of black, Latino and Native American students in Minneapolis public schools don't graduate, records show.
Updated: August 28, 2011, - 08:22 PM
Minneapolis schools' Peggy Ingison is leaving to start a new job at the Historical Society.
Updated: August 23, 2011, - 11:30 PM
A May tornado ravaged Sojourner Truth Academy, but the north Minneapolis charter school is moving on.
Updated: August 23, 2011, - 09:03 AM
Though they ate and drank in moderation, memories overflowed for the North High class of 1936.
Updated: August 18, 2011, - 11:11 PM
An engineer by trade, he went from repairing WWII bombers to designing copter and satellite gyroscopes.
Updated: August 10, 2011, - 07:57 PM
Minneapolis Superintendent Bernadeia Johnson doled out $270,000 in pay hikes to administrators.
Updated: August 09, 2011, - 08:56 PM
With a federal investigation and a high-profile lawsuit hanging over the district, it's also the latest epicenter in the national debate over bullying based on sexual orientation.
Updated: August 03, 2011, - 07:22 AM
Settling misconduct claims doubled in cost during the first three years of Minneapolis Police Chief Tim Dolan's leadership.
Updated: July 31, 2011, - 11:30 PM
Minneapolis paid $270,000 in retroactive raises to office administrators, departing staff.
Updated: July 28, 2011, - 11:26 PM