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Minnesota schools work to respond to growing student

Schools occasionally have gone into lockdown to contain a situation, particularly if a student is trying to leave the building, Brown said. Even at …

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Most school districts meet, exceed educational

(7 days ago) For the 2020-2021 school year, 2,101 public schools and 376 choice schools received report cards, the State Journal reported. Of those schools, 1,781 met, exceeded, or significantly exceeded

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St. Paul school board OKs mergers, closings under plan

(1 days ago) Anthony Lonetree has been covering St. Paul Public Schools and general K-12 issues for the Star Tribune since 2012-13. He began work in the paper's St. Paul bureau in 1987 and was the City Hall

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St. Paul school board aims to spare three schools from

(5 days ago) Anthony Lonetree has been covering St. Paul Public Schools and general K-12 issues for the Star Tribune since 2012-13. He began work in the paper's St. Paul bureau in 1987 and was the City Hall

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Counterpoint: Public schools must respect the public's

(5 days ago) Counterpoint: Public schools must respect the public's right to know. The Owatonna group is simply seeking to find out what the school is actually teaching students, and if that includes CRT. If

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School chief: Discipline not needed for boy before

(7 days ago) Some schools stayed open with a larger police presence. Bouchard said no threats in Oakland County were found to be credible. Just to the north in Genesee County, a Flint teenager was charged with

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St. Paul students get two days added to winter break

(3 days ago) Citing the stress and challenges of the pandemic, St. Paul Public Schools is opting to stretch this year's winter break for students to two weeks beginning Dec. 20. Students initially had been set

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Closing St. Paul schools is painful, necessary

(3 days ago) In an early October report, board members learned that 16,058 of the city's school-aged children who could have been in district schools in 2019-20 instead attended charter schools or schools in

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Governor apologizes for Nevada's role in Indigenous …

(7 days ago) The Stewart School in Carson City is among more than 350 residential schools that the U.S. Interior Department plans to examine as part of the Federal Boarding School Initiative Review, which

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Suspect's parents charged in Michigan school shooting

(1 days ago) 1 day ago · Some schools stayed open with a larger police presence. Bouchard said no threats in Oakland County were found to be credible. Just to the north in Genesee County, a Flint teenager was charged with

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Schools take lead role in promoting vaccines for

(8 days ago) Schools take lead role in promoting vaccines for youngsters. With the approval of the COVID-19 vaccine for younger children, many elementary schools around the U.S. are preparing to offer the

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Burnsville schools will go to distance learning due to

(6 days ago) November 23, 2021 - 7:32 AM. See more of the story. Students in the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District will switch to distance learning starting Wednesday and running through Dec. 3 due to a

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Prep coaches thrilled by addition of shot clock for 2023

(2 days ago) Minnesota high school coaches thrilled by addition of shot clock for 2023-24 season. MSHSL board President Tom Jerome of Roseau said about 75 percent of schools favor the change, and it is even

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Most Minn. schools to receive COVID testing help from $55M

(4 days ago) Over 165 schools applied for grant funding after the original deadline was pushed out two weeks to Oct. 15. The state designated $55 …

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Schools play key role in vaccination race

(Just Now) Schools already are stretched by staff shortages, and holding a vaccination event may seem daunting. But doing so is vital. "About 1.9 …

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Minnesota schools struggle with substitute teacher

(8 days ago) Schools and students need teachers more than ever, he said. "We need to do something in the state of Minnesota to start attracting more people to education as a profession," he said. Erin Adler

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Minneapolis Public Schools, University of Minnesota

(Just Now) Mara Klecker covers Minneapolis K-12 schools for the Star Tribune. She previously reported on the suburbs of the Twin Cities. Before coming to the Star Tribune, she was the social services

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Fridley school district asks voters for $11 million to

(8 days ago) Fridley has about 190 students in fifth grade split between the two schools. If approved, taxes on a home valued at $250,000, the average price of a home in the district, would rise by $2.33 a

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Former Marshall principal filed civil rights lawsuit

(8 days ago) "Marshall Public Schools is committed to the education of every child and has strong policies and practices in place against discrimination, against both students and staff members," Williams said

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St. Paul Public Schools pushes back consolidation vote

(2 days ago) Anthony Lonetree has been covering St. Paul Public Schools and general K-12 issues for the Star Tribune since 2012-13. He began work in the paper's St. Paul bureau in 1987 and was the City Hall

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With US aid money, schools put bigger focus on mental

(8 days ago) Schools in Paterson, New Jersey, have set up social emotional learning teams to identify students dealing with crises. Chicago is staffing up "care teams" with the mission of helping struggling

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School COVID-19 spread remains high in Minnesota

(7 days ago) Coronavirus infections linked to pre-K-12 schools have surged in the first month of classes, but health and education leaders remain confident that Minnesota can weather the latest pandemic wave

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Minnesota schools encourage COVID vaccines for students

(5 days ago) Schools across Minnesota have encouraged children to get vaccinated against COVID-19 — even hosting vaccine clinics in school buildings — but so far district leaders have stopped short of

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Minneapolis schools celebrate American Indian Awareness

(2 days ago) Mara Klecker covers Minneapolis K-12 schools for the Star Tribune. She previously reported on the suburbs of the Twin Cities. Before coming to the Star Tribune, she was the social services

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Schools face challenges in teaching students in quarantine

(7 days ago) Mara Klecker covers Minneapolis K-12 schools for the Star Tribune. She previously reported on the suburbs of the Twin Cities. Before coming to the Star Tribune, she was the social services

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Voters OK help for schools Star Tribune

(3 days ago) Voters OK help for schools. Minnesota voters demonstrated needed support for their COVID-challenged public schools this week. A total of 66 districts had at least one request for voters on their

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St. Paul Public Schools to open student vaccine clinics

(1 days ago) Anthony Lonetree has been covering St. Paul Public Schools and general K-12 issues for the Star Tribune since 2012-13. He began work in the paper's St. Paul bureau in 1987 and was the City Hall

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Readers Write: Critical race theory in schools, the

(8 days ago) Readers Write: Critical race theory in schools, the environment. Mitch Pearlstein ( "Making sense of the debates over CRT and 'systemic racism,'" Opinion Exchange, Nov. 13) claims critical race

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Schools close as smog-laden India capital considers

(9 days ago) Authorities closed schools indefinitely and shut down some coal-burning power plants Wednesday to reduce air pollution in India's smog-shrouded capital and neighboring states, as the country

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Shakopee cancels classes as Minnesota schools, colleges

(2 days ago) Shakopee cancels classes as Minnesota schools, colleges navigate COVID-19 surge. State officials are encouraging more students to get vaccinated, and many schools are offering clinics, such as

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St. Paul schools plan proving to be a tough sell Star

(4 days ago) Anthony Lonetree has been covering St. Paul Public Schools and general K-12 issues for the Star Tribune since 2012-13. He began work in the paper's St. Paul bureau in 1987 and was the City Hall

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Minneapolis schools to require COVID-19 testing for

(Just Now) Minneapolis schools will offer testing exemptions for students who've received the COVID-19 vaccination, which is now available to all school-aged children.

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'Yes, and…': Program brings the joys and lessons of improv

(3 days ago) Program brings the joys and lessons of improv into schools. The Unscripted Project founders were awarded $100,000 by the University of Pennsylvania to implement their idea and scale it to reach

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Bomb threats unfounded at Ivy League schools, officials

(7 days ago) Bomb threats unfounded at Ivy League schools, officials say. A view of Cornell University in New York. Columbia, Cornell and Brown universities issued campus evacuation orders Sunday, Nov. 7, 2021

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School-related vitriol is getting worse

(8 days ago) One was charged with assault. During the same month, two Byron, Minn., school board members on opposite sides of the masking issue quit after facing a flood of public vitriol. Their superintendent

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Flush with COVID-19 aid, schools steer funding to sports

(4 days ago) The money is part of a $123 billion infusion intended to help schools reopen and recover from the pandemic. But with few limits on how the funding can be spent, The Associated Press found that

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UNICEF: Gangs in Haiti are targeting schools and students

(5 days ago) PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — UNICEF warned Tuesday that schools in Haiti are increasingly at the mercy of gangs, with children becoming targets of robbery or ransom. The agency said that at least

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Readers Write: Literacy in Minneapolis schools, mining

(9 days ago) Readers Write: Literacy in Minneapolis schools, mining. Minneapolis kindergarten teacher Courtney Cline helped students in 2019 with phonemic awareness, including identifying the sounds that go

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Arrest made in slaying of father driving daughter to

(8 days ago) CHICAGO — An 18-year-old man has been arrested in the fatal shooting of a Chicago father as he drove his daughter to school on the city's westside. Authorities found Avanta Ware Friday in

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