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77 Percent Passage Rate For School Levies

Education officials say Minnesota schools largely prevailed in Tuesday’s election with requests for operating levies.


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MN School Groups Seek Big Funding Boost

Education Minnesota, the Association of School Administrators and the Minnesota School Boards Association joined forces Monday to ask lawmakers for more than $1 billion dollars in education spending over the next two years.


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New School Taxes Harder To Find On Election Day

Minnesota voters overwhelmingly voted to renew school levies on their property taxes, but were less enthusiastic about paying more.


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One-Third Of Minn. Schools Ask Voters For Help

The phone banks have been humming for three weeks straight in the headquarters of the teachers’ union for Minnesota’s largest school district, as Anoka-Hennepin teachers and their allies plead with voters to renew an operating levy worth $48 million a year.


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One-Third Of Minn. Schools Seek Levy Approval

About one-third of Minnesota school districts will be going to their voters this fall for approval of an operating levy, the highest number in 10 years.


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Reports Finds Minnesota Law Weak On Bullying

A six-month investigation of anti-bullying efforts in Minnesota schools has found a patchwork of local policies with virtually no tracking of bullying incidents and little state oversight, Minnesota Public Radio News reported Monday.