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Minnesota districts have invested millions to put tablets, laptops in the hands of every student, but there is debate on the effect on academic success.
More than 30 asked voters to approve bond measures and take on debt for major construction projects, while more than 40 sought voter approval to renew or increase their local operating levies.
Osseo Area Schools' Pang Yang started Hmong language class.
Scores in 2019 mirrored last year's as readiness for college held steady.
A program pairing middle school students with their peers in special education is attracting wide notice for how it's changing school culture.
More than 30 districts are looking for voter approval to take on debt for major building and remodeling projects. A bond referendum in White Bear Lake would be the state's largest ever at $326 million.
A new survey of Minnesota students reveals that while some risky behaviors have dropped, other problems are growing.
One official said he's seen some interest from school districts in changing the four-day-weekend tradition, but not much action to make it happen.
Many education leaders say the sobering statistics don't tell the full story of Minnesota students' performance.
Superintendent David Law is now in the running for national honors.