Sep 10, 2014 Outside Duluth, Minnesota, a greenhouse grows tilapia and lettuce side by side.
Jul 1, 2014 They're public schools, funded by taxpayers, but they don't go by the usual book
Jan 27, 2014 One knock on charter schools is the lack of diversity -- filled with either all minority and low-income students, or mostly affluent students. Some charter schools see a benefit to pulling students from both sides of the tracks.
Oct 17, 2013 A new study from Stanford University says giving teachers a big bonus for raising student test scores is effective.
Jan 1, 2013 Educators continue to experiment -- trying to find formats that engage kids and help prep the workforce of the future. One new private school near Minneapolis offers a particularly "Minnesota"-style approach.
Oct 19, 2012 Minnesota officials have told online learning companies they're not allowed to teach state residents unless they get a license.
Dec 15, 2011 An unexpected budget surplus sees Minnesota in the black...at least for now.