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Woman who conspired with former ND sheriff to sell meth admits guilt
U of M system to shoulder cost of Miller award: Discrimination ruling has broad impact, experts say
Few holes found in state's voting: Audit confirms small numbers of illegal votes, suggests fixes
Platform debate covers guns, marijuana, abortion
Seeking momentum: ND Democrats open convention
crime and courts
ArtWise show opens next week at Alerus
CBS tentatively sets March 25 for airing '60 Minutes' interview with Stormy Daniels
Publicist for Matt Damon squashes rumor saying he was moving to Australia because of Trump
'American Idol' contestant was 'uncomfortable,' but says Katy Perry's kiss wasn't harassment
St. Mike's to host St. Patrick's Day Luncheon
5 Irish-themed sweets for St. Patrick's Day
Salmonella cases linked to consuming opioid substitute kratom
Marilyn Hagerty: Do you fancy yourself a pencil?
FDA takes 'historic' step to lower nicotine in cigarettes
The United States falls in World Happiness rankings - again
Hillsboro-Central Valley holds off late Carrington rally to make Class B boys state title game
Roseau rallies, heads back to state championship game
COLLEGE BASKETBALL: No. 16 seed UMBC ousts No. 1 Virginia in historic upset
Hedberg's 3-point shooting vaults Minot Ryan past St. John in Class B boys semifinals
Burros look for repeat title
Evelyn F. Plutowski
Doreen E. Nelson
Richard J. Thelen
OUTDOOR REPORT: March fishing heating up on Lake of the Woods
Doug Leier: Questions—and answers—on Game and Fish Department's move to online-only licensing
Elk surveys mailed to 8,500 homes as Fond du Lac Band effort inches toward reintroduction
VIDEO: A kids' fishing story — as told by a kid
Jarod Lund northern pike
Letter: Teachable moment for local students
What to look for on plant descriptions
Living longer means seniors often care for parents
Our view: Don't close the windows to government
Listen to your gut for kindness
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March 13, 2018
Our view: Minnesota, close this legal loophole
Minnesota state law regarding teacher-student conduct has a great loophole — an alarmingly large one that must be closed. Fortunately,...
March 13, 2018 - 10:09am
March 11, 2018
As student behavioral issues increase at schools, more staff training how to best handle them
WEST FARGO—Sara Schmidt teaches special education classes at South Elementary School. She's attuned to signs that a pupil could be frustrated—crumpling...
March 11, 2018 - 5:23pm
March 6, 2018
Deal reached on raise for West Virginia teachers, governor says
RANSON, W.Va. - West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice, R, on Tuesday announced a deal to give striking teachers a 5 percent raise, bringing to an end...
March 6, 2018 - 2:58pm
February 21, 2018
Trump's solution for school shootings: arm teachers
WASHINGTON - Seated between teenage survivors of the Florida school shooting, President Donald Trump said during an Oval Office listening session...
February 21, 2018 - 9:48pm
February 16, 2018
ND student loan forgiveness program for teachers undergoes changes
BISMARCK – North Dakota School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler said North Dakota’s newly revamped student loan forgiveness program for teachers may offer up to four years’ worth of debt relief, which school districts may use to recruit or retain teachers.
February 16, 2018 - 3:51pm
December 1, 2017
Our view: Teacher debt forgiveness is win for all
Herald editorial board The starting salary for most teachers in North Dakota is about $33,000. The average student debt for college graduates in North Dakota is about $28,000. It's easy to see a financial problem exists for young educators as they enter the workforce. That's why we're...
December 1, 2017 - 6:14am
June 24, 2017
Letter: Keeping teachers takes decent pay
To the editor, How does the School Board plan on keeping teachers in our community or in North Dakota if our teachers can't make decent pay? All I hear are excuses: health care costs are too high, we don't have the "funds" to up teachers' pay. What the School Board doesn't say is...
June 24, 2017 - 7:02am
June 9, 2017
Our view: No money? Then no raises for teachers.
Negotiations between the Grand Forks School District and its teachers have stalled. Money — in this case, a salary increase — is...
June 9, 2017 - 7:12am
May 26, 2017
Texas teachers give 'most likely to become a terrorist' award to 13-year-old
Seventh grader Lizeth Villanueva has been in her school's academic honors program for two years. She gets good grades and has never been a discipline...
May 26, 2017 - 7:41am
May 8, 2017
Minnesota on the verge of teacher licensing overhaul
ST. PAUL — The years-long task of overhauling Minnesota's way of licensing teachers has entered the home stretch. If lawmakers can resolve the differences in bills that have already cleared the House and Senate in a way that wins the approval of Gov. Mark Dayton, they can accomplish...
May 8, 2017 - 6:00am
March 16, 2017
Minnesota House advances changes to teacher layoff rules
ST. PAUL — Plans from Minnesota House Republicans to give local school leaders more control over which teachers are laid off faces difficult...
March 16, 2017 - 8:15pm
March 15, 2017
Seniority-based teacher layoffs debate to reignite at Minnesota Capitol
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota House will debate legislation Thursday that could give local school leaders more control over which teachers get...
March 15, 2017 - 8:36pm
February 21, 2017
Minnesota Legislature begins work to overhaul teacher licensing
ST. PAUL—After years of complaints, a lawsuit and a court finding the state Board of Teaching in contempt, Minnesota lawmakers appear to...
February 21, 2017 - 9:37pm
February 14, 2017
Tax break studied for Minn. teachers who get degrees in fields they teach
ST. PAUL—Most Minnesota teachers do not get master's degrees in the subjects they teach. That, state Rep. Dean Urdahl says, needs to change...
February 14, 2017 - 4:20pm
STUDY: Students often find school sex education negative and out of touch
Many students say the sex and relationship education in their schools can be negative and “heterosexist,” and the way teachers approach the...
September 14, 2016 - 2:03pm