MPS Superintendent Candidates NamedThe search is on for the next superintendent of Minneapolis Public Schools. Six candidates are in the running. Their names will be revealed later Monday at a district meeting.
St. Paul Superintendent Withdraws From Florida Job ConsiderationThough she made it to the final four candidates, the superintendent of St. Paul Public Schools says she is withdrawing from consideration for a job in Florida. Valeria Silva was one of 72 to apply for a superintendent job in Palm Beach County, Florida.
St. Paul Schools Superintendent Applies For Florida JobThe superintendent of St. Paul Public Schools has applied for another job. Valeria Silva is one of 72 applicants listed as a candidate for a superintendent job in Palm Beach County, Florida. Finalists will be announced Wednesday.
Bernadeia Johnson Resigns As MPS SuperintendentEmbattled Minneapolis Schools Superintendent Bernadeia Johnson has abruptly resigned. The Minneapolis School Board accepted Johnson's resignation at its meeting Tuesday. Johnson, who did not attend the meeting, plans to stay in her position through the end of January.
St. Paul Superintendent Apologizes For Ferguson TweetThe superintendent of St. Paul Public Schools has apologized for a tweet she sent out after the grand jury's decision in Ferguson, Missouri.
Supporters Rally At St. Paul School Board MeetingDays ahead of a vote that could lead to a strike, hundreds of teachers and supporters rallied in St. Paul at a school board meeting on Tuesday night. St. Paul teachers have announced they will hold a strike vote on Feb. 24. If teachers authorize a strike, teachers would have to wait 10 days before walking off the job.
With Strike Vote Looming, St. Paul Schools & Teachers' Union At Odds In response to a strike vote scheduled, St. Paul Public Schools Superintendent Valerie Silva announced plans to cancel classes and lay off 2,500 nonunion workers if teachers walk off the job.
1-27-14 Denny Carlson On The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee 4th day of school closings due to Extreme Cold.....are more to come? Listen to the Superintendent of Anoka Hennepin District talk with John Hines by clicking the link above.
Folks Have Fun On Too-Cold-For-School DayMinnesota's largest school districts aren't taking any chances with this bone-chilling cold. Anoka-Hennepin, Minneapolis, and St. Paul Public Schools will all be closed again Tuesday. The superintendents say it's just too cold for students to wait for buses or walk to school.
ND School Superintendent Carried Gun To School A school superintendent in North Dakota who resigned after being caught carrying a handgun to school said Wednesday that he worried about the safety of himself and others at the school because of a confrontation with a student.
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.
School Year Starts For Minneapolis StudentsThis Monday marks the first day back in the classroom for thousands of kids in the Twin Cities. It's the first day of school in Minneapolis.