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Principal Skydives After Students Read Their Way To Victory

Educators use all kinds of incentives to motivate their students, but this may be the most extreme. Principal Kip Lynk, of Eden Lake Elementary in Eden Prairie, presented a challenge to his students.

03/10/2014

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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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Washburn’s New Principal On Leave After Allegedly Altering Test Scores

Just days after taking the job, Washburn High School’s new principal has been put on administrative leave. Patrick Exner is accused of altering three students’ test scores while he was the assistant director at Ubah Medical Academy, a public charter high school in Hopkins.

08/07/2013

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Washburn HS Principal Removed, Reassigned

Washburn High School’s principal of six years has been removed from her post and reassigned within the Minneapolis school district.

04/12/2013

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Local Principal Jane Hileman Recognized Nationally

It is refreshing to learn about a successful school at a time when our education system is under such scrutiny.

02/12/2013

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9-Year-Old Suspended After Michael Jackson Dance

A 9-year-old boy was suspended last week after he mimicked Michael Jackson’s crotch grab during a rendition of “Billie Jean” at school.

02/05/2012

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Minneapolis School Principal Honored

A principal in the Minneapolis public schools has been honored as Minnesota’s 2011 National Distinguished Principal by the U.S. Department of Education.

05/12/2011

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Controversial St. Louis Park Principal Placed On Leave

A St. Louis Park elementary school principal has been placed on leave two weeks after complaints that she wasn’t keeping students safe from bullying.

04/05/2011

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Parents Demand Elementary Principal’s Dismissal

Dozens of parents showed up at a St. Louis Park school board meeting Monday evening to ask that an elementary school principal be removed.

03/22/2011