Youngsters like Kerrie Maleski, Kayley Schoonmaker, Matt Rubel and Will Tully are part of a major trend in Minnesota. They are among the growing number of students in Minnesota’s two-year community colleges. They’ve also been elected as leaders of the Minnesota State College Student Association. National research says cost and preparation for good jobs is [...]
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Column: Will your district or charter receive more money? State shows which districts, charters will receive more dollars per pupil for 2014-15 school year
Even if they have a slight decline in the number of students served, most Minnesota districts and charter schools will be receiving more money per pupil in the coming school year. That’s one of the key lessons learned in talking with Tom Melcher, director of the Minnesota Department of Education’s finance division. Thanks go to [...]
By Tom Nelson We live and work in one of the most picturesque places in all of Minnesota. The world of art surrounds us each and every day. It is a where we go for relaxation, enjoyment and stimulation. The arts refresh our spirits and give us inspiration as we attempt to put meaning into [...]
Despite budget cutbacks, the Stillwater Area High School will have a full-time School Resource Officer (SRO) next year. Ryan Laager, executive director of secondary education and K12 curriculum, told the Oak Park Heights City Council on May 27 that the school district intended to decrease the SRO contract with Oak Park Heights Police from 40 [...]