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With camp ending today, mentors ready for year ahead

August 8, 2013 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Area high school and elementary students have been getting to know one another this week through the Nobles County Integration Collaborative’s (NCIC) Circle Mentoring program’s annual camp. The four-day camp will end today as the high …continue reading on dglobe.com

Report on communities rallying around children features Willmar

February 10, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR The West Central Integration Collaborative and the Willmar community have been recognized as a leader that can show other communities how to adjust to a changing population.
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Never too young for college

August 2, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON A person is never too young to be thinking about furthering their education, and Kids College is a prime example. Continue Reading

District 518 explore possibility of technology integration

July 27, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The District 518 Board of Education considered the possibility of hiring a technology integrationist, among other issues discussed Wednesday at its regular meeting. Continue Reading

Integration funding for Minnesota schools challenged

March 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Rep. Pat Garofalo of Farmington, who heads the House Education Finance Committee, said the program – which is disbursing $64 million in state funds this year – has done little to close the achievement gap between white students and many of their low-income or minority peers. Continue Reading

Theater troupe performs Friday

December 15, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The Nobles County Integration Collaborative will sponsor a performance of “Dona Rosita’s Jalapeno Kitchen” at 12:30 p.m. Friday in the Fine Arts Theater at Minnesota West Community and Technical College. Continue Reading

Students and others talk of the benefits of integration initiatives

November 10, 2010 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR The two juniors from Worthington High School stood on the stage of the theater at Kennedy Elementary School and described the effect the Nobles County Integration Collaborative has had on their lives.
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Integration effort recognized in annual Kids Count report

September 17, 2010 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR The West Central Integration Collaborative has been recognized for its work to help young people choose healthier lifestyles.
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Duluth school district vows help for struggling minorities

September 15, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

DULUTH – A dozen integration specialists, hired with money pulled from Duluth’s discontinued magnet school programs, told School Board members Tuesday how they hope to close the district’s achievement gap. Continue Reading