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June 10, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz signed into law his first budget bill surrounded by preschool students at Bruce Vento Elementary School on Thursday, May 30, 2019. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Walz offers 'down payment' on making Minnesota the 'education state'
June 10, 2019 - 4:19pm
May 15, 2019
Keith Ellison answers questions from the press in Minneapolis in this file photo. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Ellison: Schools can't block students from graduation for lunch debt
May 15, 2019 - 6:18pm
May 1, 2019
Mary Cathryn Ricker
Minnesota education commissioner: Allow American Indian regalia at graduations
May 1, 2019 - 6:55pm
April 23, 2019
Minnesota graduation rates hit all-time high
April 23, 2019 - 12:28pm
April 19, 2019
Mary Cathryn Ricker
Minnesota education leader supports national certification for teachers
April 19, 2019 - 10:18pm
Linda Vanderwerf / Tribune

Hallway artwork caught the attention of state Education Commissioner Mary Cathryn Ricker so she took a photo Wednesday while touring Lakeland Elementary School in Willmar.
Education commissioner hears Willmar concerns about special ed, prekindergarten
April 19, 2019 - 6:48pm
April 17, 2019
Mary Cathryn Ricker
Minnesota's top educator says she's 'exhilarated every day' to work
April 17, 2019 - 8:32am
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