Results Starting To Come In From Tuesday's Election DayThe results are starting to come in. It was Election Day in Minnesota Tuesday, and while it was an off-year around 100 school districts had levies that were being voted on.
More Than 100 School District Levies To Be Decided On Election DayTuesday marks Election Day in Minnesota. While there won't be any political candidates on the ballots during this off-year, more than 100 school levies are going to be decided.
Controversial Consultant Takes On Minnesota School ReferendumsNext Tuesday, a record number of Minnesota school districts will ask voters to pay more taxes to cover the cost of new buildings and better technology. Some 68 school districts will vote on building bond or capitol levy requests.
School Closures For Tuesday Up To Minn. DistrictsMinnesota school districts will make their own calls about whether to resume classes Tuesday or keep buildings closed another day.
Rural Minn. School Districts Worry About Snow DaysMany rural Minnesota school districts were forced to cancel several days of classes because of the tough winter. Now administrators are worried those closures will come back to haunt them as they prepare for this spring's round of high-stakes achievement tests.
Kids, Parents Enjoy A Snow Day In MN Many metro school districts, and even many more rural ones, called off school for the day.
State Education Commissioner On WCCO Morning NewsDr Brenda Casselius talked with Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News on Monday.
Voters To Decide On School District LeviesVoters in one-third of Minnesota's school districts will vote Tuesday on whether they should give more money to their schools.
One-Third Of Minn. Schools Seek Levy ApprovalAbout 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.
With State Aid Delays, More Schools Might BorrowA greater number of school districts might have to borrow more money this summer because of delays in state aid payments.