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Minnesota’s own paid experts were critical of new social studies standards

(Center of the American Experiment) -- After a multi-year revision process, the Minnesota Department of Education’s new K-12 social studies standards have been approved...

GOP calls for investigation into ‘cover-up’ allegations from Feeding Our Future...

Republicans are calling for an investigation into allegations that Gov. Tim Walz’s Department of Education “engaged in deceptive practices” in order to conceal records...

Republicans urge Walz to reject new left-wing social studies standards

The majority of Republicans in the Minnesota House of Representatives have called on Gov. Tim Walz, a Democrat, to reject the new social studies...

Feds charge 10 more in Feeding Our Future scheme 

Minnesota’s U.S. attorney filed charges against 10 additional defendants Monday for allegedly participating in a scheme that defrauded the federal government of money that...

Science replaced by ‘ideology,’ says longtime teacher leaving Minnesota

A longtime educator said his faith and morals left with him little choice but to leave Minnesota at the end of this school year....

Allie Howell: Minnesota’s new social studies standards mandate political activism

The following is an edited transcript from the latest episode of Minnesota Law Report.  Today, we are talking about the new social studies standards proposed...

Unmasking Minnesota’s teacher certification standards

In April of 2023 Minnesota’s Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board (PELSB) released their new teacher licensing standards. They adopted these standards even though...

Republican judge approves controversial left-wing social studies standards

On Tuesday, Chief Administrative Law Judge Jenny Starr ordered that the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) may implement the vast majority of its new,...

The hostile takeover of education in Minnesota

Last fall, the Duluth News Tribune reported: "The spring 2022 National Assessment of Educational Progress results released Monday, Oct. 24, show Minnesota eighth-graders' math test scores...

Congress looks to investigate MDE oversight in Feeding Our Future case 

The chairs of three U.S. House committees said they are investigating how the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) “failed to prevent” fraudsters from allegedly...