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Minnesota State provides update on concurrent enrollment faculty qualifications; webinar slated for December 15

In a recent letter sent to MSBA and other education organizations, Minnesota State Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs Ron Anderson provided an update on Minnesota State’s collective response and continued plans to address concurrent enrollment and the Higher … Continue reading

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House committee debates bills on student assault, reducing special ed paperwork, health insurance

The basement hearing room was full of testifiers, news media and cameras for Tuesday afternoon’s House Education Finance Committee meeting. The meeting started full speed with Chair Jenifer Loon’s bill (HF 3679) requiring that teachers receive a report or publication … Continue reading

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Session Snapshot: Testing, teacher shortage, property taxes and more

Session Snapshot Week 2 — March 14-18   A GLANCE AT THE WEEK Week 2 is here and gone — things at the Capitol are definitely fast and furious. Please see a synopsis of the week below by topic. Testing and … Continue reading

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“If not now, when?” — MSBA, education leaders call on legislative leaders for adequate funding

MSBA, Parents United, the Minnesota Association of School Administrators, Education Minnesota and other prominent education organizations held a press conference Monday in St. Paul to urge state lawmakers to adequately fund public education. With a $1.9 billion state budget surplus … Continue reading

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