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Johnson: It takes an army

October 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

The special election to approve the building of a new middle school passed with a 74.3 percent “Yes” vote on Tuesday, Oct. 7. But before the vote itself took place, a lot of work had to be put in by the members of the community to make it all pos…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Board learns about blending online, classroom learning

October 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Cloquet School District may soon take another step on the road to online coordination in the classroom.

“Schoology” is a cloud-based, K-12 learning management system that allows for the collaborative use of shared and managed academic cont…continue reading on pinejournal.com

Belfield School Board unanimously shoots down principal’s motion to dismiss misconduct case

October 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

BELFIELD — The Belfield Public School Board on Thursday evening unanimously rejected Principal Jeffrey Lamprecht’s motion to dismiss allegations involving his alleged misconduct with underage children.
Now a hearing on the charges will be resche…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Medical residency key to improved health care

October 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

RAPID CITY (AP) — A lack of college medical residency programs in South Dakota is contributing to a shortage of primary health care options, the State Medical Association says.

The association estimates that one-fourth of South Dakotans — ma…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Medical residency key to improved health care

October 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

RAPID CITY (AP) — A lack of college medical residency programs in South Dakota is contributing to a shortage of primary health care options, the State Medical Association says.

The association estimates that one-fourth of South Dakotans — ma…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Letter: ‘Yes’ vote will benefit community

October 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

There are many things wrong with the world today. Contributing your hard-earned money to educate children in our community is not one of them.
Please, please support the operating levy referendum by voting YES.
Sue Hagen
Worthington…continue reading on dglobe.com

Letter: ‘Yes’ vote will benefit community

October 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

There are many things wrong with the world today. Contributing your hard-earned money to educate children in our community is not one of them.
Please, please support the operating levy referendum by voting YES.
Sue Hagen
Worthington…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: District 518 offers credit recovery options for grades 9-12

October 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

By NATE HANSON, District 518

WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Area Learning Center (ALC) is an alternative model that provides a variety of educational programs leading to a high school diploma. Any student from our area should communicate wit…continue reading on dglobe.com

Karen in Kenya: WMS teacher spends six weeks teaching, learning in East Africa

October 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Imagine a summer vacation without electricity, Wi-Fi or indoor plumbing, and no umbrella drinks — or even a weekly shower — in sight.
But as a volunteer teacher of Maasai youth in Kenya with International Volunteer HQ, Karen Bals…continue reading on dglobe.com

Karen in Kenya: WMS teacher spends six weeks teaching, learning in East Africa

October 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Imagine a summer vacation without electricity, Wi-Fi or indoor plumbing, and no umbrella drinks — or even a weekly shower — in sight.
But as a volunteer teacher of Maasai youth in Kenya with International Volunteer HQ, Karen Bals…continue reading on dglobe.com