Minneapolis Public Schools administrators are staying true to their timeline for the district’s sweeping and controversial redistricting plan, despite continued calls to pause the rollout until the COVID-19 pandemic has passed.
Citing a significant rise in COVID-19 cases across the city, Minneapolis Public Schools has decided to suspend after-school tutoring and other in-person services now being provided to about 250 students at six schools.
Minneapolis Public Schools to 'pause' some in-person supports, continue distance learning
St. Paul and its educators are working on the latest agreement guiding its reopening — as Minneapolis Public Schools draws criticism from teachers who say they’ve had no say.
Minneapolis Public Schools say the district will start in-person hybrid learning soon for students who need the most support. But already, some schools have embarked on a test run.
Minneapolis Public Schools paid over $300,000 to a company called Gaggle to monitor the online conversations students are having while remote learning. The district says it's intended to help curtail bullying and self-harming. @mkeierleber explains why some parents are concerned.
Minneapolis Public Schools may start bringing more students back to classrooms as early as next month.
Minneapolis Public Schools deal with deaths of 3 students in 5 weeks. "My biggest concern right now is we become too despondent to these events and we normalize them," said MPS Superintendent Ed Graff.
Minneapolis Public Schools deals with the deaths of three students in five weeks
Parent advocacy group calls for boycott of Minneapolis Public Schools over distance learning model
Minneapolis public schools end their contract with police over the murder of #GeorgeFloyd :
Minneapolis Board of Education votes to kick police out of public schools over George Floyd’s death
Minneapolis public schools ended their contract with police after the killing of #GeorgeFloyd : "We don't have the same values." Teachers say police are a "symbol of fear" for students. 47% of public schools in the U.S. have regular law enforcement on campus carrying firearms.
Why are Minneapolis public schools ending their contract with the police department to provide security in schools? “We cannot have contracts with organizations that allow a culture that does not value the human lives of its black citizens,” board member Jenny Arneson said.
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