On a national and local level, great conversations are happening on how educational institutions should be preparing students for post secondary success. Recently, the Minnesota Board of Education approved the statutory requirement of World’s Best Workforce. The statute requires school districts t...Read More
Families and educators embrace this time of year. A new school year, new grade level, new teacher and new friends, as well as connecting with friends from previous years. The excitement of a new school year focuses on preparing our students for a successful year of learning experiences.
To compete globally, young people today need literacy skills far more advanced than have been required of any previous generation. Strong reading, writing and thinking skills are essential not only for success in school and the workplace, but also for participation in civic life. Additionally, today...Read More
For decades the Anoka Hennepin School District has been a strong proponent of parent involvement in all pre K-12 programming. The research in this area is consistent, positive and convincing: families have a major influence on their children’s achievement in school and through life....Read More
by Mary Wolverton A teacher has great possibilities to inspire a student to not only to achieve but, more importantly, to dream of the many possibilities in that student’s future....Read More