Mpls. Board Of Education Meets To Discuss Superintendent SearchThe Minneapolis Board of Education will meet Tuesday night with plans to discuss the search for a new superintendent. In the past week, Interim Superintendent Michael Goar requested to have his name be withdrawn from consideration for the job.
Search For Mpls. Superintendent Back At Square OneThe search continues for a permanent superintendent of the Minneapolis School District after the interim dropped out of the race. Michael Goar withdrew his name from consideration but will stay as interim superintendent until someone else is picked.
Mpls. Interim Superintendent Goar Withdraws CandidacyThe search for a new Minneapolis Public Schools superintendent will continue with one less candidate. Interim Superintendent Michael Goar sent a letter to the school board requesting that his name be withdrawn from consideration, which they respectfully accepted.
Groups Seek To Grade Minneapolis On Racial Equity Report CardCommunity outreach groups announced a new plan Thursday to highlight what they call a lack of racial equity in Minneapolis.
Search Continues For New Superintendent Of Minneapolis Public SchoolsThe school board voted unanimously to end contract negotiations with their top candidate, Dr. Sergio Paez, Tuesday night.
Mpls. Teen Faces Felony Assault Charge For Principal AttackAn 18-year-old Minneapolis student faces assault charges after allegedly attacking her school principal last month, according to the Hennepin County Attorney's Office. Lashawnte Simone Bright was charged Wednesday in a juvenile petition with a count of third-degree assault and a count of fourth-degree assault on a school official.
Paez Out As Minneapolis Schools Superintendent CandidateSergio Paez was named the preferred candidate for the job in December. Two days later, an advocacy group released a report alleging staff at a school in Paez's former district in Holyoke, Massachusetts physically abused students during his tenure.
Student Attack Leaves Mpls. Principal With ConcussionThe latest assault by a student left Minneapolis school principal Monica Fabre healing from a concussion.
Potential MPS Superintendent Answers Questions On Abuse AllegationsThe man being considered for Superintendent of Minneapolis Public Schools is visiting this week. Dr. Sergio Paez is here to answer questions about the abuse allegations in his former district.
Guthrie Giving Some MPS Students Free 'Pericles' TicketsThe Guthrie Theater plans to provide free tickets to a production of Shakespeare's "Pericles" to some Minneapolis students. The Guthrie will provide free matinee tickets to 2,109 ninth-grade language arts students from nine schools in the Minneapolis School District.
Minneapolis School Board Holds Out On Approving New SuperintedentThe Minneapolis Board of Education is suspending contract negotiations with the district's next superintendent while it investigates abuse allegations.
Dr. Sergio Paez Named Superintendent For Minneapolis Public SchoolsThe Minneapolis Board of Education has picked a Massachusetts candidate as the next superintendent of Minneapolis Public Schools. After a nearly 10-month search, the board on Monday selected Sergio Paez.