White Bear Lake Area Schools Delay Start Of School Year By One WeekStudents are getting ready to go back to school and many families are still figuring out their plan.
Anoka-Hennepin School District To Address Teachers Concerns About Safe LearningThe Anoka-Hennepin School District will present its plan Monday night for starting the year with a hybrid learning model.
St. Cloud Board Of Education OKs Hybrid Learning For Start Of School YearOn Thursday, St. Cloud's school board announced plans to start the 2020-2021 year with a hybrid learning model. They said they based their decision on the state's Stay Safe Minnesota matrix and from the latest local health data.
North Minneapolis Charter School Moves The Classroom Outside To Create Safe Learning EnvironmentKids are back at a north Minneapolis grade school this week, but they're not in the classroom -- they're learning outside. Harvest Best Academy is a charter school using tents to create a safe learning environment.
UM-Duluth Faculty Threaten To Teach Classes Online If Administrators Don't Better Prepare For COVID-19Faculty at the University of Minnesota-Duluth’s largest college are threatening to put all their courses online if administrators don’t meet their demands to make better preparations to handle COVID-19 infections when classes resume this fall.
Families React To Bloomington School Board's Decision To Shift To All OnlineBloomington Public Schools is changing how it plans to return to the classroom. Initially, the district announced a hybrid model. Now, it's all online.
Bloomington Shifts To Distance Learning, Cites Staffing ConcernsThe Bloomington School Board unanimously voted Monday to shift their original back to school plan of hybrid learning to distance learning this fall, citing staffing concerns.
United Way, Allianz Field Team Up To Give School Supplies To 40,000 Students In NeedIt's the fifth year of Twin Cities United Way putting on this event on to get backpacks with school supplies to 40,000 students experiencing poverty.
Save Back-To-School Shopping Receipts Now, Claim Tax Benefits In 2021Parents of K-12 students can claim tax benefits if they save receipts on the school supplies they bought for the school year.
School District Launches 'No Pajama Pants At Home' Dress CodeThe school district says it hopes students approach online classes the same as they would in the classroom and that means following the dress code.
Some Minnesota Teachers Considering Early Retirement Amid 'Back To School' ConcernsWith school starting in a matter of weeks, some teachers are feeling apprehensive about the game plan.
Back To School Q&A: What Happens If A COVID-19 Case Is Confirmed In A Classroom?State guidance says close contacts will be quarantined at home for two weeks if there's a known exposure occurs in a classroom.
Parents Of Special Needs Students Voice Concerns Over Fall Schooling PlansThe Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan school district has announced it will use a hybrid model where students divided into two groups will each go into school twice a week.
As The School Year Approaches, Parents Still Have Questions About Supporting Their Child's EducationWe've gotten hundreds of questions from those asking for information about the upcoming school year.
Anoka-Hennepin School District To Begin School Year With Hybrid LearningThe state's largest school district announced Friday they will begin the fall school year utilizing a hybrid-learning model.