In the wake of recent protests at the University of Minnesota focused on limiting speech, a top University faculty committee has passed a resolution offering strong support for freedom of speech.
A suggested solution to the ongoing Stillwater Area School District 834 BOLD plan: consolidate with Mahtomedi School District 822. Minnesota Department of Education plans meeting to explore the idea.
St. Paul Public Schools is back in the news after an altercation between a teacher and two students sends the teacher to the hospital, and another teacher is suspended with pay after being accused of posting racially charged statements on Facebook.
Black Lives Matter St. Paul threatens to "shut down" Como Park Senior High School in St. Paul; demands teacher be fired for Facebook statements. Superintendent Valarie Silva plans meeting with BLM St. Paul leader, Rashad Turner to avert protest.
Update on Stillwater School board decision to close three elementary schools.
Stillwater School District school board members vote 5-2 to close three elementary schools. Lawsuits by two community groups have been threatened or filed against the closures.
Last week the Students for the Justice in Palestine (SJP) chapter at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities released a statement calling for divestment from companies profiting off of human rights violations and violations of international law.
What are lawmakers proposing be done to solve Minnesota's achievement gap, and why does it matter?
Do UMN students agree with the controversial group "Students for a Democratic Society"'s attempt to block free speech on campus?