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Memorial Day Resources
Memorial Day, which is observed on the last Monday of May, commemorates the men and women who died while in the military service. In observance of the holiday, many people visit cemeteries and memoria...
5/20/13 at 9:20 AM Armed Forces Day 2013 5/15/13 at 10:21 AM
Congratulations Katie! 5/9/13 at 1:54 PM
Legislative notebook: Legislature approves freezing college tuitions
By Danielle Killey and Don Davis A bill funding Minnesota State Colleges and Universities and the University of Minnesota systems freezes tuitions. Senators passed the bill 44-22 and the House 76-56 ...
5/17/13 at 8:45 PM Legislative notebook: House, Senate look to the sun for power 5/8/13 at 8:29 AM
Legislative notebook: Bullying bill OK'd 5/6/13 at 7:10 PM
Wednesday is for trees
Students from Lester Park and Lakewood school forests will help plant tree seedlings Wednesday at Chester Bowl park in Duluth, an area hard-hit by last summers flooding. The plantings are part of a f...
5/14/13 at 12:00 AM UMD sorority raising awareness with #KidneyForKelsey 5/7/13 at 11:52 AM
Brag about your grad 5/7/13 at 12:00 AM
Career Forums + Career Outlook = Promising Jobs for Students...
Central and Red River High School Career Centers promote job shadowing and career forums throughout the school year to all of our high school students in the Grand Forks School District. During the mo...
5/13/13 at 9:19 AM Power from Below... 2/21/13 at 11:39 AM
Student Achievement Data Shows CTE Works... 2/12/13 at 4:28 PM
UND’s Kelsey Lindberg will graduate with a master’s degree in kinesiology Saturday and start her dream job June 1
After blazing through an intense four-year program of study including three summers Kelsey Lindberg collected a dual degree: nursing and physical education, exercise science and wellness. Then, whi...
5/10/13 at 1:18 PM UND professor publishes textbook on philosophy and education 5/9/13 at 9:10 AM
UND’s Al Palmer attends major UAS conference in Turkey 4/10/13 at 4:18 PM
It is that time of year again - grading time. I always enter this period with optimism, but about halfway in my optimism starts to degrade and I begin thinking of quicker, less painful ways to grade. ...
5/6/13 at 9:54 PM Wired differently... 4/2/13 at 10:12 PM
Educate abortion away... 3/24/13 at 11:45 AM
Story time at United Day Nursery
One of our goals to ensure children enter school ready to succeed. By regularly reading to children during their preschool years, you provide them with the biggest boost toward a successful education...
4/23/13 at 1:30 PM Record breaking campaign - Thank you! 4/4/13 at 3:27 PM
2012 Pacesetter Campaign Results 10/1/12 at 2:26 PM
This is only a test.
This has been an unusual week for us. Instead of staying at home mornings to "do school", I have been driving the kids to the school Leah attended for kindergarten and 1st grade. This has been "testin...
4/17/13 at 2:12 PM How on earth am I gonna teach Algebra?! 4/1/13 at 10:13 AM
In case you were wondering how it's going... 3/22/13 at 1:23 PM
Unique Bismarck arts event Thursday fosters natural inclusion, self-esteem
NDAD has become a contributing sponsor of "Art Without Limits - Zot Artz," a unique event in Bismarck this Thursday (April 11). It's a distinct opportunity to get a taste of inclusive arts, using u...
4/10/13 at 11:36 AM Wallbangers wheelchair basketball practices return to Grand Forks 10/18/12 at 8:59 AM
Alumna Katie Schnieder '12 Joins Office of Community Engagement through AmeriCorps VISTA Volunteer Appointment
Katie Schneider, a 2012 graduate of the University of Minnesota, Crookston from Delano, Minnesota, and former community adviser, has begun a one-year AmeriCorps VISTA appointment in the Office of Comm...
4/9/13 at 7:55 AM Alpha Lambda Delta to Host Third Annual Pi Run on Saturday, April 20, 2013, with New Route and New Race Distance; Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. at the old Carnegie Library 4/2/13 at 11:42 AM
Fifth Annual Fiesta in the Spirit of Cinco de Mayo Celebrates Northwest Minnesota Artists on Friday, April 12, 2013, at the University of Minnesota, Crookston 4/2/13 at 11:38 AM
Control your Anger at Your Child
Your child may be pushing your buttons, but he/she isn't causing your response. Lashing out, yelling, screaming, throwing things etc.. isn't one bit going to help the situation. It may make you feel...
4/6/13 at 4:06 PM Mary Adkins 1/20/13 at 4:51 AM
20 Ways to Light Up Your Community with Kindness! 12/26/12 at 2:35 AM
Should schools be run more like businesses?
Perhaps you have heard it said that schools should be run more like businesses--that public schools are soft, undisciplined, ineffective and would do well to refocus their attention on the bottom line...
2/24/13 at 9:24 PM How to use your fear of loss for fun and profit 2/14/13 at 1:06 PM
5 ways to trick your brain into finishing what you start 1/31/13 at 9:51 AM
thank YOU to the Hunter Ed Volunteers
Volunteer instructors for North Dakotas hunter education program were recognized Feb. 9 for their contributions of teaching students the importance of hunter safety and ethics. Instructor of ...
2/21/13 at 7:27 PM planning for the 2012 hunter education classes 12/13/11 at 10:17 AM
a whale in Valley City? 1/4/11 at 4:16 PM
Education, Jobs, and Life Skills
As a mentor, you can have a positive, lasting impact on your mentee's attitude toward school and the workplace. To explore mentoring scenarios that have to do with education, jobs, and life skills, re...
2/19/13 at 11:00 AM To Improve Education 10/18/12 at 9:40 AM
When facts change fast, what should our kids be learning? 10/17/12 at 9:20 AM
More Things They Don't (Can't) Instruct You (Me) In Culinary (Any) School
The recent separation of Chris Olson, former Chef de Cuisine from Parka, a restaurant in Minneapolis, has spurned interesting conversations about things theydon'tteach you in culinary school. Olson's ...
2/17/13 at 3:53 PM