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Education

MN college system seeks to ease transfer process

MN college system seeks to ease transfer processMinnesota community college students could one day have an easier time moving to a four-year state school.
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  • 1 week ago
Cool In School

Notre Dame students hit the catwalk for science

Notre Dame students hit the catwalk for scienceNotre Dame students hit the catwalk for science
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Politics

Dayton blasts lawmakers over preschool funding issue

Dayton blasts lawmakers over preschool funding issueGov. Dayton blasted both the House and Senate for failing to include his preschool plan in their budgets.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Cool In School

100 miles? No sweat for Visitation students

100 miles? No sweat for Visitation students100 miles? No sweat for Visitation students
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Education

Minn. student accepted to every Ivy League school

Minn. student accepted to every Ivy League schoolA Minnesota high school student received a rare honor by being accepted to all eight Ivy League schools.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Local

2 professors sue William Mitchell over law school merger

2 professors sue William Mitchell over law school mergerTwo tenured professors at William Mitchell College of Law are suing the school over potential layoffs connected to a planned merger with Hamline University School of Law.
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  • 3 weeks ago
Cool In School

Donatelli's serving up life lessons for WBL students

Donatelli's serving up life lessons for WBL studentsDonatelli's serving up life lessons for WBL students
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Cool In School

Edina students imagine a future with 3D printing

Edina students imagine a future with 3D printingEdina students imagine a future with 3D printing
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  • 1 month ago
Education

Kitchen Pantry Scientist's slime monster in a bottle

Kitchen Pantry Scientist's slime monster in a bottleFoaming slime monster in a bottle teaches kids about polymers.
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  • 1 month ago
Education

Kitchen Pantry Scientist's spring break eggsperiments

Kitchen Pantry Scientist's spring break eggsperimentsUsing items in your refrigerator to dye Easter eggs
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  • 1 month ago
Local

Supporting at-risk students in Mpls.

Supporting at-risk students in Mpls.Before they walk into the classroom, some children across the Twin Cities wake up in a place they don't call home.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Cool In School

Minn. technology brings the concert hall inside the classroom

Minn. technology brings the concert hall inside the classroomTechnology turns Wayzata High School's rehearsal space into a concert hall.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Politics

Child care costs in focus at State Capitol

Child care costs in focus at State CapitolA bipartisan coalition of lawmakers and policy groups is focusing on making child care more accessible in Minnesota
  • Politics
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Politics

Lawmakers' emotions runs high in teacher layoff debate

Lawmakers' emotions runs high in teacher layoff debateLawmakers' emotions ran high in a six-hour debate on teacher layoff policy in the Minnesota House.
  • Politics
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Cool In School

An artful math lesson at Anoka Middle School for the Arts

An artful math lesson at Anoka Middle School for the ArtsAn artful math lesson at Anoka Middle School for the Arts
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Politics

Bill would factor performance into teacher layoffs

Bill would factor performance into teacher layoffsA bill that would allow school districts to factor teacher performance into layoff decisions moved forward.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Local

Report: U of M should do more to protect research subjects

Report: U of M should do more to protect research subjectsInvestigators say the University of Minnesota should do more to protect vulnerable participants in human research trials.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Education

Local schools try to prevent teen dating abuse

Local schools try to prevent teen dating abuseWith dating abuse among teenagers on the rise and in social media, those fighting the trend are taking their battle to a new arena: the classroom.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Local

Third graders rename streets near their school

Third graders rename streets near their schoolIt is not often that grade school students have the opportunity to create real change within their community but a group of third graders from western Wisconsin are doing just that.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Cool In School

Minnetonka's International Studies program brings the world to students

Minnetonka's International Studies program brings the world to studentsMinnetonka's International Studies program brings the world to students
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Education

MN school suspensions down, according to new data

MN school suspensions down, according to new dataData released by the Minnesota Department of Education on Thursday show suspensions have dropped dramatically from 62,000 in 2010 to 50,000 in 2014.
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  • 2 months ago
Cool In School

'BearPower' boosts healthy choices in White Bear Lake schools

'BearPower' boosts healthy choices in White Bear Lake schools"BearPower" boosts healthy choices in White Bear Lake schools
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  • 2 months ago
Education

Legislator proposes free tuition plan for Minnesota students

Legislator proposes free tuition plan for Minnesota studentsA first-term Minnesota Legislator wants to make college virtually free for hundreds or thousands of academically-high Minnesota students.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Cool In School

Baking up science at St. John the Baptist School

Baking up science at St. John the Baptist SchoolBaking up science at St. John the Baptist School
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Education

Teen sworn in as Mpls. School Board Representative

Teen sworn in as Mpls. School Board RepresentativeA Patrick Henry High School sophomore will serve as the board's first student representative
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Education

Minnesota Masonic Charities offers thousands in scholarships

Minnesota Masonic Charities offers thousands in scholarshipsMinnesota Masonic Charities offers thousands in scholarships
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Land of 10,000 Stories

High school drummer trades sticks for iPad

High school drummer trades sticks for iPadWeakened by a muscle disease, Swanville High School drummer Ethan Och traded his sticks for an iPad
  • Land of 10,000 Stories
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Politics

Bipartisan buzz at Capitol for preschool scholarships

Bipartisan buzz at Capitol for preschool scholarshipsThere's bipartisan buzz at the State Capitol for expanding Minnesota's Early Learning Scholarship
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Cool In School

Rogers students find focus through mindfulness

Rogers students find focus through mindfulnessRogers students find focus through mindfulness
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Local

Robotics team creates game to help diabetics

Robotics team creates game to help diabeticsA state tournament is happening this weekend in Saint Paul, as robotics teams are going head to head in the First Lego League.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Politics

U-W River Falls braces for cutbacks in Walker budget

U-W River Falls braces for cutbacks in Walker budgetU-W River Falls braces for more cutbacks as Gov. Scott Walker proposes slicing state aid to universities.
  • Politics
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

MN lawmakers pressed to boost physical education

MN lawmakers pressed to boost physical educationState lawmakers are being asked to boost physical education standards, for the sake of fitness and academic performance.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
News

Genius hour spurs deeper learning for Eden Prairie students

Genius hour spurs deeper learning for Eden Prairie studentsGenius hour spurs deeper learning for Eden Prairie students
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Education

State lawmakers tackle early learning gap

State lawmakers tackle early learning gapMinnesota lawmakers are looking for ways to close the gap in early childhood education opportunities.
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  • 3 months ago
News

Mounds Park Academy's I-Term brings fun and learning to middle schoolers

Mounds Park Academy's I-Term brings fun and learning to middle schoolersMounds Park Academy's I-Term brings fun and learning to middle schoolers
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  • 3 months ago
Education

Wanted: More freedom for schools to tax for repairs

Wanted: More freedom for schools to tax for repairsA Democratic state senator wants to make it easier for Minnesota school districts to raise property taxes for maintenance funding.
  • Education
  • 3 months ago
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