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.
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.
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.
Washburn High School’s principal of six years has been removed from her post and reassigned within the Minneapolis school district.
It is refreshing to learn about a successful school at a time when our education system is under such scrutiny.
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.
A principal in the Minneapolis public schools has been honored as Minnesota’s 2011 National Distinguished Principal by the U.S. Department of Education.
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.
Dozens of parents showed up at a St. Louis Park school board meeting Monday evening to ask that an elementary school principal be removed.