Minnesota Public Radio Stories
- Teachers give back-to-school tips
Three award-winning Minnesota teachers offer guidance for parents, students and teachers at the beginning of the school year.11:00 a.m.
Amber Damm: 2009 Minnesota Teacher of the Year. Teaches 7th and 8th grade English and Language Arts at Clara Barton Elementary School in Minneapolis
Derek Olson: 2008 Minnesota Teacher of the Year. Teaches 6th grade at Afton-Lakeland Elementary School in Stillwater.
Sharon Ornelas: 2007 Milken Award winner. Teaches English Language Learners at Thomas Edison High School in Minneapolis.
- The role of compassion in religion today
Acclaimed religion writer Karen Armstrong speaks at the Chautauqua lecture series about the role of compasssion in the world's great religions.12:00 p.m.
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