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May 24, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Graduate Jasmine Cain gives a student reflection Thursday while fellow Willmar Area Learning Center graduates listen to her speech on stage at the Willmar Education and Arts Center. More than 30 graduates received their diplomas from the ALC, Willmar Adult Basic Education and Prairie Lakes Education programs. 
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Willmar Area Learning Center graduation
14 hours 31 min ago
May 23, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Teacher Neil Pearson looks at an engine during the Power Shop course he teaches at Willmar Senior High School. Pearson was named the 2018 State Agriculture Education Teacher of the Year.
Willmar teacher named state ag instructor of the year
May 23, 2018 - 6:17am
May 22, 2018
Amy Hewett-Olatunde, a St. Paul teacher, insulted President Donald Trump in a Facebook post. Janet Hostetter / Education Minnesota via AP
Former St. Paul teacher of the year loses licensing-board slot after insulting Trump
May 22, 2018 - 9:32pm
Jacob Letourneau-Elsharkawy, a 15-year-old student living in Taylor's Falls, who committed suicide in April, 2018. At a press conference with CAIR-Minnesota on May 22, 2018, his family said Letourneau-Elsharkawy was bullied dozens of times for his Muslim faith leading up to his death. Courtesy of CAIR-Minnesota
Parents file complaint against Minn. school over son's suicide
May 22, 2018 - 8:11pm
May 21, 2018
Cade Glass, 13, poses by a Cirrus SR20 airplane during a lesson at Chesterfield County Airport near Richmond, Va., in March. Glass has wanted to be a pilot since at least 7.  Scott Glass
Pilot-hungry airlines are raiding flight schools - creating a shortage of instructors to train the next generation
May 21, 2018 - 3:15pm
May 19, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Members of the Bouncing Bulldogs Jump Rope Demonstration Team jump in unison with one jump rope during their performance Friday morning at Kennedy Elementary School in Willmar.play button
Bouncing Bulldogs jump right in: Willmar schools visited by jump rope team
May 19, 2018 - 5:30am
May 18, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune 


Central Minnesota Christian School mascot Blaze brought a celebrity tone Friday afternoon to the ceremonial groundbreaking for a new elementary school, walking down a line of elementary students attending the event on the school grounds in Prinsburg.
CMCS breaks ground on new $7 million elementary school in Prinsburg
May 18, 2018 - 8:53pm
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Second-grade student Emma Waters scrunches her face Wednesday for an acting exercise during the theater workshop at ACGC Elementary.play button
Ready, set, act! ACGC students learn about character development
May 18, 2018 - 7:28pm
May 17, 2018
St. Paul's Monroe High considers name change
May 17, 2018 - 7:47pm
The story behind the viral photo of a Kent State graduate posing with her cap - and a rifle.
May 17, 2018 - 1:15pm
May 16, 2018
New president named at St. Cloud State
May 16, 2018 - 10:19pm
May 15, 2018
Achievement gap widens at Minnesota State's 7 universities
May 15, 2018 - 7:43pm
Cumberland police Chief Rick Rieper, left, and high school Principal Ritchie Narges admire a senior class prank created by four students to make it appear as if the vehicle crashed into the building. The students say the set up took seven minutes. Special to Forum News Service
Students' elaborate senior prank has town talking, laughing
May 15, 2018 - 4:15pm
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Willmar School Board decides to leave WCER partnership
May 15, 2018 - 6:43am
File photo of donated school supplies for kids. (Jason Henry/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Teachers shelling out nearly $500 a year on school supplies, report finds
May 15, 2018 - 6:32am
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