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Education

Goodbye, snow days: Students study from home

Goodbye, snow days: Students study from homeShe's no Grinch about it, but Lynn Grewing is the principal who stole snow days at St. Cloud Cathedral.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Education

MPS reviews suspensions for students of color

MPS reviews suspensions for students of colorDr. Bernadeia Johnson said after principals and school leaders make a decision to suspend a student, her office will review each circumstance to better understand the situation.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Education

Students do online work from home on snow day

Students do online work from home on snow dayHaving a snow day doesn't mean a day off for students at one central Minnesota parochial school.
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  • 2 weeks ago
Education

U of M may begin class topic warnings

U of M may begin class topic warningsUniversity of Minnesota students may soon receive warnings before class discussions begin on sexual assault or other topics that could trigger traumatic memories.
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  • 3 weeks ago
Education

Carleton student teaches science by cooking

Carleton student teaches science by cookingCarleton College student Vayu Maini Rekdal is teaching middle students science in Northfield and Faribault by cooking.
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  • 4 weeks ago
Education

Hudson residents to vote on overcrowded schools

Hudson residents to vote on overcrowded schoolsThe Hudson School District is making another attempt to solve overcrowding problems in the High School and Middle School.
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  • 4 weeks ago
Education

U of Minnesota Regent David Larson dies at 70

U of Minnesota Regent David Larson dies at 70University of Minnesota Regent and retired Cargill executive David M. Larson has died. He was 70.
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  • 4 weeks ago
Cool In School

Prior Lake preschoolers take their learning outdoors

Prior Lake preschoolers take their learning outdoorsPrior Lake pre-schoolers take their learning outdoors with nature-based classroom.
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  • 1 month ago
Education

U of M preparing for projected demographic changes

U of M preparing for projected demographic changesUniversity of Minnesota officials are looking ahead to a decline in the number of high school graduates in the state.
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  • 1 month ago
Education

New Minn. school preserving languages

New Minn. school preserving languagesA first of its kind child care center will soon open on St. Paul's east side, as two early childhood Montessori schools team up with the goal of preserving language.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Education

School board tables vote on start time change

School board tables vote on start time changeThe St. Paul School Board has decided to take another year to discuss the pros and cons on alternate school start times.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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St. Paul schools consider start time changes

St. Paul schools consider start time changesThe St. Paul School Board is preparing to vote on an issue that will affect thousands of families.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Local

St. Paul families split on changing start times

St. Paul families split on changing start timesSt. Paul families split on changing school start times
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Education

University of Iowa new scholarship for legacy students

University of Iowa new scholarship for legacy studentsNew students with parents or grandparents who have degrees from the University of Iowa will automatically receive a $6,000 scholarship over four years when they enroll.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Education

St. Paul schools consider later start time

St. Paul schools consider later start timeA committee tasked with looking at a proposed school start time change says it supports shifting start times but not for next fall.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Education

Minnesota's anti-bullying efforts in spotlight

Minnesota's anti-bullying efforts in spotlightThis October, Minnesota's new anti-bullying efforts are in the spotlight as part of National Bullying Prevention Month.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Education

Tools for success in school

Tools for success in schoolGetting the tools needed to help your student succeed in school.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Education

New report identifies struggling schools in MN

New report identifies struggling schools in MNThe Minnesota Department of Education released new data highlighting the state's highest performing and struggling schools.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Education

National PrepareAthon! Day

National PrepareAthon! DayNational PrepareAthon! Day is a national campaign for action to increase individual and community preparedness and resilience through hazard-specific drills
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Local

Review: Student loan data breach not criminal

Review: Student loan data breach not criminalOfficials say computer experts found no evidence of criminal activity when private student data was exposed on the website of a student loan program.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Local

Minneapolis' Northside Achievement Zone celebrates students' academic progress

Minneapolis' Northside Achievement Zone celebrates students' academic progressA kindergartener, two elementary students, one middle school student and two adults all received awards for their individual progress.
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  • 2 months ago
Education

Emotional coronation for 2 high school students

Emotional coronation for 2 high school studentsIt was a homecoming coronation to remember at Annandale High School.
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  • 2 months ago
Education

Celebrating 42 years of mentoring with Kids N' Kinship

Celebrating 42 years of mentoring with Kids N' KinshipEach year, young people in Minnesota have an estimated 2,000 hours of unstructured, discretionary time. How they use their non-school hours is directly linked to their success later in life.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Education

Kitchen pantry scientist Liz Heinecke helps kids fall into some science fun

Kitchen pantry scientist Liz Heinecke helps kids fall into some science funLiz Heinecke also known as The Kitchen Pantry Scientist and author of "Kitchen Science Lab for Kids" joined KARE Sunrise for a special science experiment session.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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Unique program aims to close achievement gap

Unique program aims to close achievement gapUnique program aims to close achievement gap
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

MPS bans suspensions for district's youngest students

MPS bans suspensions for district's youngest studentsThe superintendent of Minneapolis Public Schools is 'banning' suspensions for its youngest students.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

MPS ends suspensions for non-violent young students

MPS ends suspensions for non-violent young studentsThe Minneapolis Public Schools announced Friday that the district will end the practice of suspending students in pre-K, kindergarten and 1st grade for non-violent behavior issues.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Education

Bloomington starts school year with new security

Bloomington starts school year with new securityThe Bloomington Public School district began the school year with new security measures at seven elementary schools.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

New Green Line at U of M brings safety concerns

New Green Line at U of M brings safety concernsThe University of Minnesota received its first full exposure to regular campus life alongside the new Green Line Light Rail.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Education

Gov. Dayton welcomes new kindergarteners

Gov. Dayton welcomes new kindergartenersGov. Mark Dayton and education commissioner Brenda Cassellius welcomed students back to school.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Health Fair 11

Helping kids handle back-to-school stress

Helping kids handle back-to-school stress"While going back to school can be exciting, it can be overwhelming too and kids may feel stressed."
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Education

Students set to start all-day kindergarten

Students set to start all-day kindergartenNearly 60,000 students will start free all-day kindergarten on Tuesday. Among them will be Tyler Maahs.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Health

New vaccination requirements for students

New vaccination requirements for studentsAs students head back to class Tuesday, there are some new rules.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Education

Twin Cities schools launch Minnesota Thursdays

Twin Cities schools launch Minnesota ThursdaysSchool administrators say Minnesota Thursdays stems from the Farm to School programs at both districts.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Education

Twin Cities teen competes for Match.com scholarship

Twin Cities teen competes for Match.com scholarshipA Brooklyn Park teenager is a finalist for a unique scholarship - and she needs your help to win.
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  • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Education

Test scores show steady improvement among students

Test scores show steady improvement among studentsThe Minnesota Department of Education has released the results of the 2014 Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments.
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  • 3 months ago
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