Local field trips for students are common, but not so much for teachers.
“We have halls of fame for athletes and entertainers and should afford the same degree of recognition to our star educators and through that channel of the education profession … this is an excellent idea.”
What does it take to help students from low-income families succeed? One hundred thirty-one Minnesota district and charter public schools have just earned an important state award because they have answers. They have earned the Minnesota Department of Education designation of “reward schools.” They include six Anoka-Hennepin elementary schools: Adams, Eisenhower and Hoover in Coon [...]