Voters approved proposals to build new schools, or add onto existing ones, in several Minnesota districts on Tuesday.
The Legislature's funding of all-day kindergarten means more students spending the entire day in school. Some districts say they've run out of space for them.
A third of Minnesota's new teachers leave the profession within the first five years. Some districts and college teacher preparation programs are working to give them support.
U.S. Representative Keith Ellison joined state health officials and community leaders at a forum on Ebola in Brooklyn Center.
Neither the woman's identity nor a description of the suspect have been released.
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.
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.
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.
Community School of Excellence disputes accusations that it has enrolled 4-year-olds without proper screening.
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Research shows starting classes later improves older students' health and grades, but the move would have also required major changes to elementary school schedules.
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.
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.
The award recognizes schools for high academic performance and narrowing the achievement gap between white students and students of color and low income students.
The school board is expected to make a decision next month.