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Every Student Succeeds Act

August 30, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune file photo

A seventh-grade student works on math homework at a Willmar Middle School after-school program in this October file photo. Willmar Middle School students’ math scores surpass the state average and their progress was highlighted when the school district conducted its annual public hearing on its World’s Best Workforce progress recently.
New state school monitoring system offers compliments, assistance to others
August 30, 2018 - 4:35pm
April 14, 2018
Briana Sanchez / Tribune file photo
In the next school year, Willmar Public Schools expects its high school programs to be labeled as needing academic support. The Minnesota Department of Education will designate high schools with a four-year graduation rate less than 67 percent for all students or for any student group, and Willmar has groups under that mark.
New education law will judge schools on graduation rates
April 14, 2018 - 5:16am
April 3, 2018
Minn. state testing change could hurt poor schools
April 3, 2018 - 7:23pm
January 10, 2018
Minnesota's State Capitol
Minnesota's school oversight plan approved by federal education officials
January 10, 2018 - 9:42pm
December 31, 2017
The new legislation, the Every Student Succeeds Act, replaced the controversial No Child Left Behind law and is the latest iteration of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act. Stock image.
Feds ask Minn.  to update new school oversight plan
December 31, 2017 - 6:13pm
October 30, 2017
Minnesota state Rep. Sondra Erickson of Princeton says she was surprised that Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed a bill Thursday, May 18, 2017, that would have changed how teachers are licensed. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota GOP lawmakers urge feds to reject schools plan
October 30, 2017 - 6:35pm
September 19, 2017
Minnesota school accountability system up for review to meet federal standards
September 19, 2017 - 8:23am
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