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July 13, 2016
Board, teachers to try again for contract settlement in Willmar
July 13, 2016 - 12:15am
May 25, 2016
NLS teachers to vote on Q-comp plan
May 25, 2016 - 12:22am
May 20, 2016
Licensing staff crunch blamed for shortage of teachers
May 20, 2016 - 5:30am
April 30, 2016
Quality-linked pay advances in NLS School District
April 30, 2016 - 12:02am
April 14, 2016
Letter: Willmar teachers need support
April 14, 2016 - 12:10am
April 11, 2016
Staff members from Willmar Public Schools were part of a day-long session Tuesday to develop a new strategic plan. Mike Leonard, center, a special education teacher at the Area Learning Center, puts the finishing touches on a small group’s responses to questions about strengths and weaknesses of their program. Also shown are Dan Halvorson, education coordinator for Prairie Lakes Youth Programs, left, and Linda Bahe, administrator of alternative programs. (LINDA VANDERWERF | TRIBUNE)
Willmar School District strategic plan starts with employee involvement
April 11, 2016 - 12:05am
April 7, 2016
Students study in class at John F. Kennedy High School Sept. 1,  the first day of school in Bloomington. (Caroline Yang | MPR News)
Bridging the gap: When teachers are white, but students are not
April 7, 2016 - 5:30am
March 14, 2016
Teachers fill the room Monday during the Willmar School Board meeting at the Willmar Education and Arts Center. (GARY MILLER | TRIBUNE)
Willmar superintendent proposes studying tradition of laying off/rehiring non-tenured teachers
March 14, 2016 - 11:34pm
February 29, 2016
Sherry and Brian Pearson began teaching music at New London-Spicer Schools 37 years ago. They will be retiring at the end of the school year. (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)play button
New London-Spicer music teachers Sherry and Brian Pearson to retire
February 29, 2016 - 12:58am
Superintendent Jeff Holm
Willmar may apply for funding for teacher merit pay
February 29, 2016 - 12:05am
September 8, 2015
Midwest Opinion: High praise for work of teachers
September 8, 2015 - 4:00am
April 13, 2015
Teacher mentoring program begins this fall in the Willmar Public Schools
April 13, 2015 - 11:00pm
November 11, 2014
Ebola fears sting Minnesota children of West African heritage
November 11, 2014 - 11:45pm
October 10, 2014
Teachers approve tentative agreement; School Board will consider agreement at Monday meeting
October 10, 2014 - 11:56pm
New Roosevelt Elementary Principal Lori Lockhart stands in front of posters drawn by the school staff as they envisioned their “dream” school. (Tribune photo by Linda Vanderwerf)
Schools welcome nearly 40 new staff
September 10, 2014 - 11:26pm