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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25

MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

Honors: U.S. Department of Education recognizes eight Minnesota schools as 2020 National Blue Ribbon Schools

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE

Awards: National Blue Ribbon Schools named

ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS

Community: Athletes Helping Students event aims to collect school supplies

Teaching: Some large school districts move toward in-person classes

MPR

COVID-19: Cases are already closing some school buildings

Teaching: Principals share a look inside Minnesota schools

MINNPOST

Funding: How schools are putting federal CARES Act money to use

NBC NEWS

Politics: Group of U.S. senators seek to ban transgender girls from female sports

THE HILL

Opinion: Congress must act now to assist schools

U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT

Early education: U.S. parents delaying preschool and kindergarten amid pandemic

SUBURBAN PUBLICATIONS

Administration: Forest Lake Area’s Scandia Elementary School welcomes new principal

Administration: Fridley Middle School welcomes new assistant principal

Back to school: Hopkins School District officials give update on school opening

Board: Edina School Board shifts to partial in-person meetings

Board: Fridley School Board welcomes interim member

COVID-19: Despite a few COVID-19 cases, in-person classes continue for Eden Prairie schools

Election: Eastern Carver County School Board candidate forum is back on

Enrollment: Kindergarten enrollment drops in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage

Enrollment: Lakeville Area’s enrollment decelerates

Enrollment: Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan attendance area discussions put on hold

Learning: Back to in-person classes for Chanhassen and Chaska high schools

Learning: Start-up plan for Osseo Area remains intact

Learning: Return to instruction in schools is still in flux in St. Louis Park

Personnel: Literacy specialist joins Edina School District staff

Personnel: Prior Lake-Savage Area School Board approves additional staffing

Testing: Edina students maintain high AP results despite COVID-19

GREATER MINNESOTA PUBLICATIONS

Aitkin: School district pairs with firm for levy work

Alexandria and Brandon-Evansville: Thousands of face mask neck straps delivered to schools

Carlton and Wrenshall: Districts set preliminary levies at maximum

Glencoe-Silver Lake: District will welcome its K-6 students back to school on September 28

Moose Lake: School board sets preliminary levy

Nett Lake: School board member Marilyn Geshick passes away

St. Louis County: Lynette Zupetz remembered at school board meeting

United South Central: School board sets preliminary tax levy for 2021

Wrenshall: School board clears the way for kids to return

ALBERT LEA TRIBUNE

Teaching: Albert Lea Area to resume hybrid instruction

BEMIDJI PIONEER

COVID-19: Four cases identified in Bemidji Area schools

BRAINERD DISPATCH

COVID-19: New cases reported at Brainerd middle school

MANKATO FREE PRESS

Election: Mankato Area School Board candidate Q & As

NEW ULM JOURNAL

Health: School COVID-19 plans are working

OWATONNA PEOPLE'S PRESS

Teaching: Owatonna hosts first state of the district address

ROCHESTER POST-BULLETIN

Administration: School board candidates question leadership of superintendent

WEST CENTRAL TRIBUNE

Health: Area sees COVID-19 rates climb