education

Birkebak graduates Vishal T. Birkebak was among the 105 cadets from statewide Civil Air Patrol Squadrons who participated in this year’s Minnesota Wing Encampment at Camp Ripley Military Reservation. Birkebak, airman first class of the Anoka Squadron, graduated from the wing’s basic encampment June 30. Cadets learn the skills it takes to make it through [...]

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After meeting in closed session June 24 for a review of Ed Saxton’s work in the district’s top post, the St. Francis School Board voted 5-2 to approve a contract that would retain the former St. Francis High School principal in his current role as district superintendent through the 2015-2016 school year.

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Any discussion of public education — its needs, its strengths and weaknesses ‑ generates a vast array of ideas, blame, expenses and controversy. It is almost surprising to find one premise that is universally agreed upon by administrators, politicians of all persuasions and teachers. It is this: A child needs to be reading at or [...]

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Any discussion of public education — its needs, its strengths and weaknesses ‑ generates a vast array of ideas, blame, expenses and controversy. It is almost surprising to find one premise that is universally agreed upon by administrators, politicians of all persuasions and teachers.

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