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DWU named 2014 Great College to Work by higher education survey

July 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

Dakota Wesleyan University is one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, according to a new survey by The Chronicle of Higher Education.

The results, released today in The Chronicle’s seventh annual report on The Academic Workplace, are…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Alexandria students learn about entrepreneurship

July 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

Fifth grade students in School District 206 will be able to participate in a unique Junior Achievement program to learn about entrepreneurship. 

Junior Achievement is an organization that helps educate students in grades K-12 in financial lit…continue reading on echopress.com

N.D. superintendent wants to replicate Montana ‘Indian Education for All’ program

July 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – North Dakota’s top education official wants to copy a Montana program that weaves the history and culture of American Indian tribes into classroom instruction, and the first step was an Indian Education Summit held Tuesday in Bismarck….continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

N.D. superintendent wants to replicate Montana ‘Indian Education for All’ program

July 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – North Dakota’s top education official wants to copy a Montana program that weaves the history and culture of American Indian tribes into classroom instruction, and the first step was an Indian Education Summit held Tuesday in Bismarck….continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Mitchell school board to approve budget for new fiscal year

July 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

The annual reorganizational meeting for the Mitchell Board of Education will include a measure to increase the cost of school lunches and the approval of the district’s 2014-15 budget.

The board, which will say farewell to retiring board member …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Hettinger school superintendent resigns

July 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

HETTINGER — With only a month before school starts, Hettinger’s school district is without a superintendent.
After two years in the position, Hettinger Public Schools Superintendent Adam Hill resigned from his position at a school board meeting …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hettinger school superintendent resigns

July 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

HETTINGER — With only a month before school starts, Hettinger’s school district is without a superintendent.
After two years in the position, Hettinger Public Schools Superintendent Adam Hill resigned from his position at a school board meeting …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Worthington ESL students get work published

July 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Two natives of Burma who spent part of their life running through the jungles of their homeland due to government conflict, and ultimately finding protection in a refugee camp in Thailand, have had their stories and artwork published….continue reading on dglobe.com

Common Core complaints are firmly in mind as state’s K-12 science standards face changes

July 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE – The state Board of Education will hold its meeting Monday morning at the State Library in a room large enough for a bigger crowd than what was typically seen before Common Core standards for math and language arts became such a hot politic…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Cloquet creates new technology ‘teacher for teachers’ position

July 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

Starting in August, Cloquet will now have a teacher to teach the teachers how to best utilize technology in the classroom.

Matthew Winbigler was approved to fill the newly created Technology Integration and Instructional Support Specialist positio…continue reading on pinejournal.com