Tim Post Feature Archive

U.S. Representative Keith Ellison joined state health officials and community leaders at a forum on Ebola in Brooklyn Center. (10/18/2014)
Neither the woman's identity nor a description of the suspect have been released. (10/18/2014)
The district is trying to find a balance between research showing later start times helps students learn better, and parents reluctant to face schedule changes. (10/15/2014)
St. Paul school officials say the decision to use a chemical spray is left to school resource officers, who are members of St. Paul's police force. (10/13/2014)
Republicans in the Minnesota Senate are calling for an investigation into whether the school district was pressured to sign the contract with the Community Standards Initiative. (10/10/2014)
Community School of Excellence disputes accusations that it has enrolled 4-year-olds without proper screening. (10/09/2014)
What is required of Minnesota schools? And can these checks prevent problems? (10/07/2014)
Research shows starting classes later improves older students' health and grades, but the move would have also required major changes to elementary school schedules. (10/06/2014)
After two days of public testimony and 10,000 emails, a committee will continue to collect public input on the controversial proposal designed to protect the privacy of transgender athletes. (10/02/2014)
The Minneapolis and St. Paul districts, which saw increases in the number of schools with low rankings, have opted not to seek help from state education experts. (10/01/2014)
The award recognizes schools for high academic performance and narrowing the achievement gap between white students and students of color and low income students. (09/30/2014)
The school board is expected to make a decision next month. (09/27/2014)
The decision by Concordia to no longer be an authorizer for eight charter schools will require them to find new sponsors. (09/26/2014)
Advocates say medical, vision, mental health and dental services will help students. But so far, test scores are mixed. (09/21/2014)
The vote only covers the wider framework of the effort. District officials will sort out implementation details in the coming months. (09/10/2014)