Minnesota School Districts

Special Education Costs Vex Minn. School DistrictsMinnesota's legislative auditor says fast-rising special education costs are hampering the ability of school districts to reach other education goals, such as reducing class sizes.
Reality Check: Minnesota Schools Starting EarlyFor years, Minnesota had a law preventing schools from opening before Labor Day. But now Minnesota schools can apply to the state for permission to open early. And many are doing it.