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Gov. Dayton increases budget target for education

In a letter today to House and Senate leadership, Gov. Mark Dayton announced that he is increasing his budget target for education. Gov. Dayton plans to put more money into readiness, facilities and counselors. See Gov. Dayton’s letter to Speaker … Continue reading

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MSBA at the Capitol — Education commissioner presents overview of governor’s budget

In the House … Gov. Mark Dayton’s education budget bill (HF 844) received its first hearing Wednesday in the House Education Finance Committee. Minnesota Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius provided an overview of the Gov. Dayton’s vision for targeted education investment choices in early … Continue reading

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MSBA at the Capitol — Dayton’s inaugural address has good news, bad news for education

Do you want the good news or the bad news first? Gov. Mark Dayton was sworn in and delivered his Inaugural Address on Monday, January 5, 2015. Let’s start with the good news. In his four-page speech he referenced education … Continue reading

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Mankato Free Press: Districts still waiting for Gov. Dayton to appoint school trust lands director

Source: The Mankato Free Press Today’s edition of the Mankato Free Press features a school trust lands-related story written by Jessica Bies. Click here to read the complete story. Here is an excerpt: Schools districts throughout Minnesota are waiting this … Continue reading

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