Some Minnesota School Districts Struggling To Find Teachers For Summer ClassesThousands of students will be taking part in summer school to get caught up after a challenging year. But some districts are struggling to find enough teachers to teach them.
St. Paul Schools To Hand Out iPads To StudentsThe St. Paul school district plans to hand out iPads to all students in the next school year. That year, the district sought and won voter approval of a $9 million-per-year technology initiative that was to create a "teaching and learning platform," or Facebook-like webpage, through which teachers and students could interact, according to the Star Tribune. Its proponents insisted that the initiative was not about supplying devices to students.
MN Man Determined To Come Back From Rat Lungworm DiseaseMinnesotans go to Hawaii to relax, get some sun and take in a little bit of paradise. But a Minnesota man went there and came back with a paralyzing disease.
Watertown-Mayer's Janning Is AP Player Of The YearWatertown-Mayer senior guard Marissa Janning has been named the Minnesota Associated Press Player of the Year for high school girls basketball.