A House education committee has approved a bill granting current or former military members and spouses temporary licenses in a variety of fields. The licenses are for professions such as teaching, social work or architecture. The bill endorsed Friday is one of a few under consideration because of the many professions the push encompasses.
A successful college student blames a testing company for keeping him from his dream of becoming a teacher.
The Minnesota Senate has passed a bill that creates a new method of obtaining teacher licenses.
An alternative system for licensing teachers that would make it easier for Teach for America to expand in Minnesota is headed for a vote in the state Senate.