MPCA Launches Grant For Electric School Bus Pilot Project With Minnesota Pollution Control Agency's new pilot grant project, six new electric school buses could hit the road by 2022.
Delano Community Members Share Opinions On Upcoming School YearThe school board discussed the possibility of a public Q&A session before making a final decision on opening the school year, which will come by August 21.
Eagan Pub Owner Plans To Turn Unused Area Into Learning Space, Daycare For Employees With ChildrenTracie Munce, the owner of Eagan Arms Public House, a pub in Eagan, plans to offer her employees with school-aged children a hybrid of a daycare and classroom.
Superintendents Taking Different Approaches To Planning For Fall Return To SchoolFriday was the first full day for school districts to begin working with the governor's recommendations on what learning will look like in the fall.
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.
Mpls. Public Schools Superintendent Shares Preferred Plan For School This FallOut of roughly 12,000 district parents surveyed recently, a hybrid of distanced and in-person learning was preferred, followed by distance learning and then in-person.
Coronavirus In MN: Gov. Walz, MN Dept. Of Education Expected To Make School Announcement On July 30Late next week, state officials are planning to give an update on how school will look this fall.
What Are Schools Doing To Plan For Fall Classes?On Tuesday, Gov. Tim Walz said the state’s goal was to get as many students as possible back in to the classroom buildings in a safe way this fall.
Rural Parents, Students React To Ban On In-Person GraduationHigh school graduations will look much different this year.
Homework Stressing Your Family Out? Here Are Tips To Make It A Smoother RideLaura Davis with College Nannies has tips to make homework less stressful for the whole family.
Simley High School Dance Shut Down After Potential Weapon ThreatInver Grove Heights police say they weren't able to substantiate any threats after a homecoming dance at Simley High School ended amid a weapon threat Saturday. Police say the dance had been in progress for about an hour when school staff stopped the dance.
School Start Times Changing In St. PaulAcross Minnesota and Wisconsin, students and parents are getting ready to go back to school. In just a few days, one of Minnesota's largest school districts is preparing for a big change.
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.