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Bernadeia Johnson Resigns As MPS Superintendent

Embattled Minneapolis Schools Superintendent Bernadeia Johnson has abruptly resigned. The Minneapolis School Board accepted Johnson’s resignation at its meeting Tuesday. Johnson, who did not attend the meeting, plans to stay in her position through the end of January.

12/16/2014

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New Study Sheds Light On Sex Trafficking In Mpls.

It’s an ugly business. A new study by the University of Minnesota and the Minnesota Women’s Foundation reveals local victims of sex trafficking are recruited in places we like to think are safe havens.

09/10/2014

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School Superintendents Push Lawmakers For More Affordable Housing

Representatives from some of the state’s largest school districts say there are more homeless children now than ever before. Superintendents from St. Paul and Minneapolis schools joined lawmakers on Wednesday to push for $100 million for more affordable housing.

04/23/2014

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Jump In Enrollment Prompting Plan For Minneapolis Schools

The Minneapolis Public School District is expected to grow by more than 3,000 kids over the next five years. That means some big changes are going to have to take place to keep up with all the new students.

10/04/2013

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After Just Days On The Job, New Washburn HS Principal Dismissed

Just weeks before the start of the school year, there is another shake-up in leadership at Minneapolis Wasburn High School. Patrick Exner has been dismissed as principal after less than a week on the job after being accused of altering test scores for three students at his previous school, Ubah Medical Academy.

08/09/2013

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School Year Starts For Minneapolis Students

This Monday marks the first day back in the classroom for thousands of kids in the Twin Cities. It’s the first day of school in Minneapolis.

08/27/2012

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Mpls Students Fed Up With Being Underfed At Lunch

Two sixth grade students, Talia Bradley and Antonia Ritter feel too rushed to eat their school lunch at Minneapolis’ Seward Montessori.

04/30/2012

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North High School Has Plans To Add More Students

A Minneapolis high school that was set to be phased out may actually get more students next year.

05/10/2011

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Mpls. Teachers’ Contract Had $3.7 Million Error

The new teachers’ contract will cost Minneapolis millions more than expected.

01/26/2011

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Superintendent Announces Plan For New North High

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The superintendent of Minneapolis Schools announced her plan to create a new program for North High School students. This comes after Superintendent Bernadeia Johnson’s recommendation last month to close the school following […]

11/04/2010

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