WikipediaPictured: A slightly less disgusting teabag. A Minneapolis high school student admits to taking part in a wrestling match that led to one of his baseball teammates getting "teabagged." But, he says, he wasn't the teabagger, nor did he plan the teabagging, and he shouldn't be kicked out o ... More >>
CP writer pulls a George Plimpton
Can the C.P. sportswriter roll on the semi-pro gridiron?
Locked down because we're under fire from Down Under?
The Minneapolis School District along with local law enforcement agencies is officially launching an anonymous tip line for youth that is run via text message to help prevent violence in schools.
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Immigrants sue Minneapolis school for the right to a decent education
Later on Tuesday, MPS legal counsel Allen Giles and Lincoln High Executive Director Joel Gibson held their own press conference at Lincoln to rebut the charges. This turned into a small disaster when it was quickly revealed that not only hadn't either Giles nor Gibson read the details of the lawsuit ... More >>
The U of M offers a sex-ed crash course to 12-year-olds
With 'Justice,' a pair of Twin Cities civil rights lawyers raise the bar for African American filmmaking
Schools often lack appropriate programs for them. Teachers sometimes resent them. Parents must scramble to keep up with their intellectual needs--or face the increased risk of childhood frustration and depression. Welcome to the world of the "gifted."
Peter Hutchinson: The ousted superintendent took a personal leave in April. When he came back, it was to clean out his desk
A former teacher's contrarian view of the reforms that have to precede "education reform.