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Minneapolis teachers union contract calls for layoffs of white teachers first

A Minneapolis teachers union contract stipulates that white teachers will be laid off or reassigned before "educators of color" in the event Minneapolis Public...

Minneapolis schools spend $2 million on ‘diversity’ in math curriculum

Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS) is planning to spend over $2 million on a new math curriculum that emphasizes "ethnic, racial, and cultural diversity." First reported...

‘Checkered histories’: Minneapolis renames school named after Thomas Jefferson

Minneapolis Public Schools approved Tuesday the name change of two schools in the district, a process that began in 2020. Sheridan Dual Language Elementary and...

Minneapolis school board member resigned after teachers picketed outside home

A school board member at Minneapolis Public Schools resigned after teachers on strike protested with picket signs outside his home. Josh Pauly was once supported...

Minneapolis kids return to class Tuesday as union ratifies new contract

(The Center Square) — More than 29,000 Minneapolis kids can return to school Tuesday after striking teachers canceled school for the 15th day. Members of...

Minneapolis schools, union reach tentative deal to end strike

(The Center Square) — More than 29,000 Minneapolis students might return to school Monday after 14 days of canceled classes because of striking teachers. The...

Qualls: The Minneapolis teachers union wages war on capitalism

If we ever wondered where the undercurrent of a desire to embrace socialism has been coming from, we need look no further than our public...

St. Paul refuses to drop mask mandate for students

St. Paul Public Schools voted this week against a resolution that would make masks optional for students and faculty. St. Paul is one of a...

29,000 Minneapolis kids without school for 10th day

(The Center Square) — First, COVID-19 disrupted classes in 2020, and now it's teachers keeping kids out of class in 2022. More than 29,000 Minneapolis...

Commentary: Minneapolis teachers strike illustrates need for school accountability

Minneapolis teachers are on strike. Teachers demand wage increases, smaller classes, and more mental health resources for students. Minneapolis leaders respond that they have...