Good Question: What Happens When A Student Gets Sick With COVID-19?In the 21-page plan, three of those pages address this particular question. If there's a confirmed case, first you identify close contacts of that person while they were infectious.
Q&A: Answers For Some Of Parents' Most Burning Fall School QuestionsWith the recent announcement about how Minnesota students will start the school year, many of you have shared your questions with us online.
St. Paul Superintendent Says School Year Will Start With Distanced LearningThe St. Paul district will begin the school year with 100% distance learning, joining Minneapolis in staying completely online at least to start the year.
Superintendents And Parents React To Governor Walz’s School DecisionWCCO's Marielle Mohs spoke to parents and superintendents to get their reactions to the governor's plan.
Gov. Walz Says School Districts To Make Decisions On Learning Models For Fall With Guidance From Health OfficialsGov. Tim Walz announced Thursday that each local school district will have the authority to make a decision on which school-learning model to implement for the 2020-21 school year, with guidance from health officials.
With Walz's Decision On School Looming, Local Pediatrician Weighs In On COVID-19 Child ImpactsWCCO's Erin Hassanzadeh shows us what families need to know about COVID-19's potential impact on kids.
U Of M Study Measures How COVID-19 Particles Spread In ClassroomsAs Minnesotans anxiously await Gov. Tim Walz's announcement on schools in the fall, a new University of Minnesota study has analyzed how COVID-19 spreads indoors, especially in classrooms.
With Distanced Learning Still A Possibility For Fall, Much Of Minnesota Still Lacks High-Speed InternetNo matter what's announced on Thursday, districts are again preparing for internet service to again be an important piece.
Minnesota Parents Anxiously Await Gov. Walz's 'Back To School' PlanParents are anxiously awaiting Gov. Tim Walz's announcement this week on the decision for school this fall. The state has three scenarios to consider: in-person learning, distance learning or a hybrid model.
As Minnesota Waits For Gov. Walz's Fall School Announcement, Wisconsin Districts Publish Their PlansAs Minnesota schools await the governor's announcement next week on what will happen this fall, Wisconsin school districts are putting out their plans.
As Fall Classes Remain TBD, Hourly School Workers Voice Concerns Over UnemploymentObviously the governor's decision on school will affect students, teachers, and parents. But there are more than just students and educators that work in and for schools.
What Are The Road Rules For Driving Near School Buses?According to a Minnesota State Patrol school bus driver survey from April 2018, too many drivers don't stop when they're supposed to.
End Of Summer Means Back To School For Many MinnesotansWhile many are soaking up the unofficial last day of summer at the State Fair, looming in the back of most Minnesotans' minds is the official start of the 2019-20 school year.
8 Of The Top New Back-To-School Gadgets, For Every Age GroupIf you are looking for something extra to pick up this school year, here are a few tech ideas to spice up the pencil box.
Back-To-School Shopping Comparison: Target, Walmart & AmazonThe cost of school supplies can almost double depending on the retailer, WCCO found.