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December 3, 2012
Andrew Flolo, 9, shakes the dice Friday during his first round of the game Bunco at Roosevelt Elementary in Willmar. Volunteers were teaching the game that tests students' skills in a variety of ways. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Volunteers help Willmar, Minn., students learn math skills through dice game
December 3, 2012 - 12:00am
December 1, 2012
Four tech staff members fired, fifth on leave from Willmar, Minn., Schools
December 1, 2012 - 12:00am
Willmar teachers Chad Kallstrom, left, and Nancy Aasen compare their Minnesota Vikings spirit Friday as they talk during a break at Roosevelt Elementary School. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
A Willmar, Minn., Schools day to show your Viking horns
December 1, 2012 - 12:00am
November 30, 2012
Four members of Willmar School District technology staff fired, one on administrative leave
November 30, 2012 - 10:20am
Work on strategic plan begins in the Willmar, Minn., School District
November 30, 2012 - 12:00am
November 29, 2012
Connor Haugen works with six other students Wednesday during an ethics workshop at the MinnWest Technology Campus. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Young leaders from Willmar, Minn.-area schools tackle ethics questions
November 29, 2012 - 12:00am
Yellow Medicine East Music Instructor Nicole Boelter directs the school's jazz band, top, during a session while Greg Keel, a professional musician with the MacPhail Center for Music in Minneapolis, is seen on the TV monitor behind Boelter. A broadband Internet connection makes Keel and other musicians with the Center the e-colleagues of music instructors in a number of area schools. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Instrumental music instructor at YME gets by with a little help from her online friends
November 29, 2012 - 12:00am
November 28, 2012
Seventh-grader Annie Schaefbauer, left, and Tracey Erickson, speech and language clinician at Willmar Middle School, discuss useful applications to be loaded onto a new Apple iPad2 tablet computer. Annie earned the iPad in a school fundraiser and donated it to Erickson for use with special education students. Tribune photo by Linda Vanderwerf
Willmar, Minn., seventh-grader earns iPad, donates it to special ed classes
November 28, 2012 - 12:00am
November 26, 2012
Instructor Brian Albers, left, inspects and grades a welding practicum Nov. 1 provided by Arian Mitlyng, one of 23 members of the all-girls shop class. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
All-girls shop class in Montevideo, Minn., offers lessons that can last a lifetime
November 26, 2012 - 12:00am
Interventionist Melissa Mangen, center, uses words, small pictures and flash cards to work with Shelby Reed, left, and Bella Gutierrez in Carol Gustafson's first-grade class at Kennedy Elementary School. Tribune photo by Linda Vanderwerf
Elementary schools in Willmar, Minn., try new system to heighten instruction
November 26, 2012 - 12:00am
November 14, 2012
Enrollment on the rise in Willmar, Minn., School District
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am
No quorum, NLS, Minn., special meeting scheduled Friday
November 14, 2012 - 12:00am
November 12, 2012
John Chapin, a retired Willmar businessman, discusses his new role as the administrator of the Community Christian School in Willmar. When the school's new administrator was unable to start the job last summer, Chapin agreed to take the job as interim administrator for a year. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Retired businessman takes on new role running Community Christian School in Willmar, Minn.
November 12, 2012 - 12:00am
November 11, 2012
Willmar, Minn., School Board to meet Tuesday
November 11, 2012 - 8:00am
November 10, 2012
CLIMB Theatre actors Brennan Blickhan, left, and Siddeeqah Shabazz perform a scene from the future Friday for Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City students at the school in Grove City. The CLIMB play "Flashback" teaches students about caring for the planet. CLIMB creates and performs plays on topics such as bullying, respect, friendship and the environment. The CLIMB Theatre troupe is based in Inver Grove Heights. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)play button
CLIMB Theatre
November 10, 2012 - 12:00am