Tim Post Feature Archive

The results show Minnesota should invest more in preschool programs to help narrow the state's racial achievement gap, early childhood education advocates say. (11/25/2014)
The move is part of a larger effort to reduce suspensions across the state. (11/21/2014)
Bill Mack left his position as director of the School Safety Technical Assistance Center last week, citing person reasons. (11/19/2014)
The St. Paul Public Schools Foundation hopes to raise $500,000 to expand screenings and eye care to students in third, fifth and sixth grades, in addition to the screenings now provided to students in kindergarten and first grade. (11/17/2014)
Aaron Harper quit abruptly Nov. 6. Woodbury police say they're investigating based on information provided by the school district indicating a potential misuse of district funds or resources. (11/14/2014)
In an agreement with the U.S. Department of Education, Minneapolis school officials want to find alternatives to suspension and reduce the number of police officers involved in school discipline. (11/07/2014)
Voters approved proposals to build new schools, or add onto existing ones, in several Minnesota districts on Tuesday. (11/05/2014)
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. (10/31/2014)
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. (10/29/2014)
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)