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Learning Curve

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Learning Curve

Beth Hawkins writes about education in Learning Curve. Hawkins has covered a variety of subjects for MinnPost since its launch in 2007, but has a particular passion for reporting on education. In addition to her conviction that education is one of today's most pressing issues on a policy level, she's motivated by her experience advocating for her two sons in great schools and not-so-great ones. 

Obama's education legacy bid: helping young men of color

Obama's education legacy bid: helping young men of color

The nation’s first African American president is energizing advocates and educators with his talk about young black men.

Learning Curve

At MPS, data on teachers raise resource-equity questions

Would a realignment in which money more faithfully followed students, and not teachers, create incentives for wealthier schools to try to serve more challenged students?