June 11, 2014 in Uncategorized
BISMARCK — Hundreds of public schools in North Dakota are not meeting requirements set by federal law, but the goal set is unrealistic, the stateâs top education administrator said.
Of the 455 public schools in the state, only 77 met Adequate Y…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com
September 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
Nearly 10,000 kindergarten through 12th grade students across the state are not fully immunized, according to the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction. That’s about 8 percent of the elementary and secondary academic population. Continue Reading
June 12, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
BISMARCK Kirsten Baesler appeared to have secured a spot on the November ballot in the superintendent of public instruction race Tuesday, but the race for the second spot remained close at press time. Continue Reading
May 31, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
This is an exciting time for education in North Dakota. We’re entering a new era with new opportunities to take our public schools from good to great.
The funding provided by Succeed 2020 will help bring North Dakota’s public education system to an entirely new level. Continue Reading
May 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
A new report from the state’s Department of Public Instruction shows that only 67 of the 178 public school districts, or about 37.6 percent, met their “adequate yearly progress,” or AYP, this past school year. Continue Reading