Minnesota Schools May Seek Reprieve For Cancelled ClassesMinnesota education officials and lobbyists are surveying districts to decide whether to ask lawmakers for a shorter school year after severe winter weather forced many to cancel classes.
Students Returning To Class Means Increase In Hoax Threats Against SchoolsThe FBI and other law enforcement agencies investigate every tip and many cases are prosecuted.
100-Year-Old Lutheran School In St. Paul To CloseA St. Paul school, started by German immigrants more than 100 years ago, will not open this fall.
Elementary School Opens Meditation Room To 'Replace Behaviors'"It's not punishing students; it's helping them to replace behaviors they don't want to have as a response to certain situations."
South Carolina Schools End Snow Days, Will Have Students Learn OnlineIt may be the middle of summer, but one South Carolina school district is already planning to eliminate their student's snow days.
Northern Minnesota Student's Social Media Posts Prompt InvestigationA social media post by a northern Minnesota student prompted a response Tuesday from law enforcement.
School Security Officer Arrested For Using Stun Gun On StudentA Missouri school security officer has been arrested after allegedly using a stun gun on a 14-year-old student.
5-Year-Old Claims Teachers Taped Mouth Shut, Threw Out LunchA Michigan family is demanding answers after their five-year-old son claims two teachers repeatedly taped his mouth shut and threw out his lunch at school.
Back To School For Minnesota StudentsStatewide, there are more than 860,000 children going back to school this fall.
How Does Length Of MN School Year Stack Up?State law requires elementary schools to instruct students for at least 935 hours per year, and 1,020 for middle and high school students.
Shot Fired After 1st-Grader Brings Gun Into St. Paul ClassroomSchool officials in St. Paul say a first-grader brought a gun to class Thursday morning and the weapon discharged into the floor.
Guthrie Giving Some MPS Students Free 'Pericles' TicketsThe Guthrie Theater plans to provide free tickets to a production of Shakespeare's "Pericles" to some Minneapolis students. The Guthrie will provide free matinee tickets to 2,109 ninth-grade language arts students from nine schools in the Minneapolis School District.
Get Movin' Monday: Healthy & Tasty Lunches For Your KidsLooking for some new suggestions or maybe even a different snack for the kids to try? This Monday morning we are celebrating the new school year with some new ideas on the old brown bag lunch.
It's Back-To-School For More Than 800,000 Minn. StudentsIt's a big day for students across the state with many starting a new school year. More than 837,000 students head back to class this week.
Ask An Expert: Overcoming First Day Of School JittersOvercoming first day jitters -- whether for kindergarten or a new school -- all starts with the parents, according to two counselors who weigh in on the subject.