PYC Arts & Technology High School change policy for serving student meals
Thursday, 02 July 2009 15:23
Plymouth Youth Center Arts and Technology High School announced an amendment to its policy for serving meals to students under the National School Lunch/Breakfast Programs for the ’09-’10 school year. All students will be served breakfast and lunch at no charge at the following site: PYC 2210 Oliver Ave N. Minneapolis.
Vallay Varro announces candidacy for Saint Paul School Board
Thursday, 02 July 2009 15:20
Saint Paul, MN —Vallay Varro announced that she will be a candidate for the Saint Paul School Board. Varro is seeking to fill the vacancy created by the announced resignation of current Board member Tom Conlon.
MPS offers innovative Summer School activities, Summer Food Service program
Thursday, 02 July 2009 14:37
MPS is striving to make summer school fun and educational for sixth, seventh and eighth-grade students. The District’s curriculum will incorporate iPod touches, Moodle and VoiceThread technologies into math and reading coursework.
AccountAbility Minnesota launches LEAP to help parents pay for kids’ educational summer activities
Monday, 15 June 2009 14:00
Families will be able to fund up to $2,000 of their children’s educational activities this summer through a new program from AccountAbility Minnesota, with funding assistance through the Pohlad Family Foundation.
Tuesday, 09 June 2009 16:33
Hennepin County Commissioner Mike Opat
There’s no better time of year than summertime for any kid, including my three. Another school year has passed by, and responsibilities are limited to summer sports, household chores, perhaps a summer job.
Saint Paul Public Schools provides free summer meals as part of USDA program
Tuesday, 09 June 2009 14:38
Free meals will be made available again this summer to all children 18 years of age and under, and persons 19 years of age and over who have a mental or physical disability (as determined by a State or local educational agency) and who participates during the school year in a public or private non-profit school program (established for the mentally or physically disabled).
Conflict in South Sudan: Hussein Maar Nyuot, Deputy of Governor of Jonglei State, South Sudan. New writer for Insight News: Toki Wright, hip hop artist and educator. MNsure meetings: Angela Williams, MNsure navigator for Minneapolis Urban League; TaMica' Tody, MNsure navigator for Stairstep Foundation; Makeda Norris, Mnsure community outreach liaison for Twin Cities metro.