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April 30, 2019
Superintendent Luther Heller
April 30, 2019: Montevideo considers $90M in school upgrades
April 30, 2019 - 7:11pm
April 25, 2019
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Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City and MACCRAY schools were selected to receive planning assistance grants from the Safe Routes to School program. The program is designed to improve safety, reduce traffic congestion around schools, increase physical activity and improve health.
Local schools share in Safe Routes to School grants
April 25, 2019 - 8:00am
April 19, 2019
Mike Yell, president of the National Council for the Social Studies in 2008-09, gives his presidential speech in Houston, Texas. He is currently a seventh grade social studies teacher in Hudson, Wis. (contributed photo)
Educators tout benefits of national board certification; studies show improved learning
April 19, 2019 - 10:19pm
March 12, 2019
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Willmar Schools Superintendent Jeff Holm said that, at this point, any snow makeup days are likely to impact staff only, unless the weather turns sour again.
Willmar Schools students may not need to make up snow days
March 12, 2019 - 7:10pm
February 7, 2019
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Schools close as another winter weather system moves in
February 7, 2019 - 6:59am
January 31, 2019
Area schools close for fourth day because of weather
January 31, 2019 - 8:36am
December 27, 2018
Zurina Parker, 5, and Jadika Parker, 7, in Pflugerville, Texas, walk in their neighborhood on March 21 shortly after their school was reopened after being put on lockdown earlier in the day while police searched the nearby Austin home of a bombing suspect. Washington Post photo by Carolyn Van Houten
Numerous school lockdowns are traumatizing kids
December 27, 2018 - 8:10am
November 13, 2018
Laughing teens make boy with cerebral palsy lie in muddy creek, using him as human bridge. He forgives them.
November 13, 2018 - 1:38pm
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Schools and student published Sept. 13
September 13, 2018 - 10:45am
August 28, 2018
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First-grade teachers Jenna Bosch, left, and Marilin Benn discuss reading structure for their classes at Roosevelt Elementary School during a training Monday at Lakeland Elementary School in Willmar.
Prepping for school in Willmar
August 28, 2018 - 5:43am
May 12, 2018
Syreeta Wilkins, a spokeswoman for Northeast Metro Intermediate School District 916, talks Wednesday, May 9, about the specially designed playgrounds and a wetland that is included in the curriculum at the Karner Blue Education Center in Blaine, Minn. Helmut Schmidt / Forum News Service
'A second home' for special students: Twin Cities-area school is the model for Fargo special education facility
May 12, 2018 - 4:31pm
May 10, 2018
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What you don't know about the schools at the top of U.S. News' 2018 high school rankings
May 10, 2018 - 1:32pm
May 4, 2018
Thomas Tramaglini is charged with lewdness, littering, and defecating in public. (Holmdel Township Police Department)
Police say they found New Jersey school’s mystery pooper — the superintendent
May 4, 2018 - 3:17pm
May 2, 2018
Pope Francis celebrates Mass at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Philadelphia, Sept. 26, 2015.  (Tony Gentile/Pool via The New York Times / Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Pope Francis won't apologize for abusive church-run schools in Canada, and lawmakers aren't happy
May 2, 2018 - 12:37pm
April 6, 2018
A camera system now in use by buses in the Ada-Borup School District can capture footage of drivers who ignore a deployed stop arm on buses. Forum News Service
Minnesota prosecutor sends drivers who don't stop for school buses to jail
April 6, 2018 - 3:10pm
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