The city’s teachers agreed Tuesday to return to the classroom after more than a week on the picket lines, ending a spiteful stalemate with Mayor Rahm Emanuel that put teacher evaluations and job security at the center of a national debate about the future of public education.
These days, Minnesota Gophers head football coach Jerry Kill isn’t just looking to recruit players, he’s recruiting students — enough to fill the 10,000 seats in the student section, which has proven to be a tough task to tackle.
Metro students returning to school today found some new healthier options in the cafeteria. New federal guidelines kicked in on Tuesday, which means smaller portions and more fruits and vegetables.
By now, their bags are packed and ready to go. On Tuesday, school starts for most of the kids across the state. But that doesn’t necessarily mean all of their back-to-school supplies are purchased.
It’s Welcome Week on the University of Minnesota campus, but the freshmen class is already taking a bit of a field trip.
University of Minnesota freshmen had a bonding experience last night at Target. Target gave 6,000 students a private shopping experience after its Roseville store had closed.
It’s a big day for a few thousand 5- and 6-year-olds in Minneapolis. Today is the first day of school for kindergarteners. All of the other students in the district started earlier this week.
It’s kind of a unique way to play bingo, but about 100 new students at Bethel University are spending the day at the fair, playing the game, with a mission.
It may be summer break, but some teachers were back in the classroom Tuesday. This time, they were the students — learning how to best integrate technology into their lesson plans.
One of the standouts in this year’s National Spelling Bee was home-schooled 6-year-old Lori Anne Madison.
Police are investigating after two University of Minnesota students were allegedly robbed at gunpoint off-campus early Sunday morning.
Some middle school students in St. Paul will have a unique opportunity to connect with an astronaut in space on Monday.
Tuition at the University of Minnesota would rise 3.5 percent, or $410, for in-state residents under the first budget proposed by new President Eric Kaler.
Finals are around the corner for many college students across the state. In addition to studying for their education, they’re worried about paying for it.
It is the time of year you see high school kids with flowy dresses, corsages, tuxedoes and boutonnieres. It is prom season. But why do high schools even have a prom and what is the history of this rite of passage? Good Question.
Students having problems with reading now have a new, very unique classroom as an option: Horse powered reading.
High school students in the Minneapolis public system won’t be hopping on those iconic yellow school buses for much longer. The district is phasing that traditional transportation out.
On the corner of Bluebird Street and Andover Boulevard in Andover sits a new home awaiting a new family.
A Minnesota Senate Committee voted Thursday to change a law that’s been in effect for more than 150 years, and it’s one you might not have heard about: It gives lawmakers immunity from arrest during the legislative session.
Students at East High in Mankato, Minn. were evacuated briefly after a bomb threat was found on the floor of one of the school’s restrooms. The students have since returned to class.
A North Dakota State University community joined together Thursday night to remember four classmates killed in a crash.
In its initial review of No Child Left Behind waiver requests, the U.S. Education Department highlighted a similar weakness in nearly every application: States did not do enough to ensure schools would be held accountable for the performance of all students.
In honor of the Rev. Martin Luther King’s birthday each year, there is always a celebration rally and march in St. Paul.
A group of college students from Minnesota escaped a youth hostel in Belgium after it went up in flames.
A new study finds a surge in the number of Minnesota high school students who took classes worth college credit.