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State recognizes 526 schools for excellence as part of new North Star accountability system

Today, the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) recognized 526 public schools across the state as top performers in multiple areas of progress in school performance. The recognition is a key part of the state’s new North Star accountability system that … Continue reading

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Minnesota Department of Education holding Data Dashboard focus groups this week

The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) releases public report cards on an annual basis that describe the overall performance and context of Minnesota schools and districts. MDE has scheduled a series of Data Dashboard focus group meetings this week. This … Continue reading

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Minnesota Supreme Court to hear data practices case

Oral argument for the data practices case, Webster v. Hennepin County, will be heard by the Minnesota Supreme Court at 9 a.m. Tuesday, October 31. The argument will be livestreamed from the Supreme Court’s website at http://www.mncourts.gov/SupremeCourt.aspx.  MSBA joined the … Continue reading

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Legislative commission to discuss Student Data Privacy Act

The Legislative Commission on Data Practices is scheduled to examine the Student Data Privacy Act at 2 p.m. Tuesday, October 17, at the State Office Building (Room 200) in St. Paul. This meeting is scheduled to be broadcast by the … Continue reading

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Meeting delves into data collection and reporting under the Every Student Succeeds Act

The first half of the Minnesota Department of Education’s (MDE) Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Topic Area Meetings was completed Monday morning with the topic of “Data Collection and Reporting.” (See https://msbacapitolconnections.com/2016/04/25/every-student-succeeds-act-meeting-explores-standards-and-assessment for the Monday afternoon topic meeting on “Standards … Continue reading

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