joe nathan
  Here’s some good news, looking ahead to the 2015 Minnesota Legislature’s discussions about improving public schools. Two leading Minnesota Senate Democrats described several of their priorities as similar to those described last week by leading House Republicans. While this doesn’t ensu...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
Money was not mentioned by any of the more than 30 educators who responded to a question I asked about the first month of school. Each of them described the most important things that families can do in September. Everything they suggested is free: helping youngsters set goals, establishing routines...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
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 ke...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
“Keep their minds and bodies engaged in wonder during the summer months when they are not attending school.” That’s what Julie Olson, director of elementary education for the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan Public Schools recommended last week. She was one of 39 education leaders who responded to...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
up arrow
up arrow