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Joint Minnesota House education committee hearings will cover distance learning, 2020-2021 school year

The Minnesota House Education Policy Committee and the Minnesota House Education Finance Division will be holding three remote informational hearings in June that will focus on distance learning and the 2020-2021 school year. 9:45 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. Wednesday, June … Continue reading

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MDE updates distance learning, summer programming guidance

The Minnesota Department of Education recently updated two documents — the Minnesota Distance Teaching and Learning Implementation Guidance and the Minnesota Summer Programming Guidance for Schools. Here’s what new in the May 21 version of the Distance Teaching and Learning … Continue reading

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Minnesota Department of Education updates distance learning guide

The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) updated its Distance Teaching and Learning Implementation Guidance on May 5, 2020. This updated guidance is available on the MDE COVID-19 Updates webpage, the MSBA homepage and the MSBA COVID-19 webpage. Here is what’s … Continue reading

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School board meeting guidance, distance learning resources updated on MSBA website

The MSBA School Board Meeting Guide has been updated on the MSBA COVID-19 webpage to include an additional recommendation concerning public access to meetings by conference call or other electronic means (including Zoom meetings). Also, MSBA staff members have also … Continue reading

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Minnesota of Department of Education provides Equity Lens Reflection resource

The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) recently added an “Equity Lens Reflection and Exploration Tool for Learning” page on its website. Click here to access this resource. Also, MDE recently updated its “Distance Learning and Teaching Implementation Guidance,” which is … Continue reading

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MSBA releases Distance Learning Period Update resource

Minnesota public schools’ distance learning period begins today (Monday, March 30) and is scheduled to end on May 5. (May 1 and May 4 are staff planning days. Students are scheduled to return to schools on May 5.) School districts … Continue reading

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Reminder: School districts must post their distance learning plans on their website by March 27

Friday, March 27, is the deadline for public school districts to post distance learning plans to their website. From the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE): The expectation is that school districts and charter schools will post their distance learning plans … Continue reading

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