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Minnesota Suspends Online Proficiency Testing For Students

The Minnesota Department of Education is temporarily suspending online proficiency testing for students until technical problems are resolved.


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Cassellius Talks Federal Waiver Request In Mankato

State Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius is going to Mankato to discuss the state’s request for a federal waiver from the federal No Child Left Behind law.


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New Minn. Education Commissioner Knows Struggle

Minnesota’s new education commissioner brings an unusually personal insight into students on the wrong side of the state’s persistent racial academic achievement gap.