Published: Sat, 22 Oct 2016 15:07:45 -0500
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 05:02:00 -0500Thousands of Atlanta students were affected by the cheating scandal in which test scores were falsified. Years later, those who remain are now receiving special services.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 11:50:00 -0500Our story about the barbershop that takes $2 off haircuts for young readers went viral, so we went back to ask what happened next.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 16:39:07 -0500Two separate bargaining units approved joining the Service Employees International Union Local 284.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 13:41:25 -0500Amid a contentious presidential election season, teachers are trying to find ways to engage students about the race and its issues.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 07:50:52 -0500In April, the school announced it was cutting men's golf and baseball due to state budget cuts. Golf was reinstated after securing the necessary funding but the decision does not reinstate baseball.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0500School districts are seeking operating levies or bond referendums this year to help increase funding. Donald McFarland and Greg Abbott talk about what's going on the ballots.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 03:53:00 -0500A new survey from Sesame Workshop found that parents and teachers worry a lot about kindness -- what it looks like, how to cultivate it and why there isn't enough of it in the world.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 17:29:59 -0500The university also received comments from around 100 people who are questioning the U's move, saying the structures should be saved.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 04:00:00 -0500Nearly 200 took part in Passport Factory Thursday, an event that covered their passport fees and encouraged a broader pool of students to consider studying abroad.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 15:48:30 -0500In a presidential election year, school boards find it hard to get voters' attention. Most are sitting this year out.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 05:00:00 -0500When school test scores are published on real estate web sites, is that an objective data point, or a subtle form of racial steering? Experts say it's complicated.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 04:00:00 -0500Donald Trump's rise has challenged decades of conventional political wisdom. And that makes teaching political science particularly difficult right now.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 20:25:26 -0500Ballots are being sent to Minneapolis College of Art and Design faculty for a vote on whether to join SEIU Local 284.
Tue, 04 Oct 2016 11:06:10 -0500The University of Minnesota's College Republicans group painted "Build The Wall" on a campus bridge last week. The mural was soon defaced, covered by the words "Stop White Supremacy."
Tue, 04 Oct 2016 07:21:00 -0500Community and nonprofit colleges across the country are recruiting former ITT Tech students who face a tough decision: roll the dice on transferring credits, or lose them all for debt relief.
Mon, 03 Oct 2016 05:00:00 -0500A $20 intervention caused a big boost in conversations between parents and kids. Researchers say there are lots of untapped opportunities like these to help kids learn out of school.
Mon, 03 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0500Hamline president Fayneese Miller spoke about the future of the school while reexamining its curriculum and staffing.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:49:22 -0500Schools across the country are using "social-emotional learning" techniques to help students manage emotions, empathize and make decisions. Leaders at Apple Valley's Eastview High have embraced the trend, which research shows can boost student achievement.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:38:02 -0500In a statement posted to the school's website, the company said "the organization does not have the cash to continue to run the business."
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:14:39 -0500The university may make significant changes to its curriculum starting as early as next spring.