As Minneapolis, St. Paul Public Schools Look To Reopen, Teachers Concerned About Safety From VirusSt. Paul Public Schools and Minneapolis Public Schools are doing a phased re-entry approach with pre-Kindergarten through grade five students. Both districts plan to resume in-person learning in early February.
Minneapolis Schools To Reopen For Pre-K Through 5th Graders In FebruaryThe plan will be for students in second grade and younger to return to classrooms Feb. 8, to be followed by students in third, fourth and fifth grade to return two weeks later -- on Feb. 22.
Minneapolis, St. Paul Teachers Rally For Better Conditions, Student Internet Access Before Move To Hybrid ModelSome Twin Cities teachers are demanding changes to keep everyone safe in school.
Parents Prepare For How Districts Will Have To Make The Call This FallFor a district to reopen, it first has to look at the COVID-19 case numbers in its county for the last two weeks. That determines whether it can open for full in-person learning.
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.
Minneapolis Public Schools Preparing To Start The School Year With Distance LearningMinneapolis Public Schools is preparing for students to start the school year off via distance learning.
Minneapolis Teachers, Parents Demand Input In The Replacement Of School Resource OfficersA group of parents and teachers wants to help Minneapolis Public Schools with hiring school resource officer replacements.
Minneapolis Public Schools Terminates Contract With Police After George Floyd's DeathMinneapolis Public Schools is taking a step towards severing ties with the Minneapolis Police Department in connection to the death of George Floyd.
Minneapolis School Board Passes District Reorganization Plan; Thousands May Need To Switch SchoolsThe Minneapolis School Board voted Tuesday night in favor of making some dramatic changes in the district.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Minneapolis Public Schools Will Have 'Virtual Graduation Ceremonies' For Class Of 2020It'll be the district's first time having a virtual graduation ceremony.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Minnesota National Guard Hosts CrossFit Wednesdays Aimed At School KidsSince classrooms are empty, recruiters are using technology to get in front of young people, and keep students motivated and stress-free during these uncertain times.