COVID-19 Testing for Students
Students are encouraged to get tested for COVID-19 every two weeks. All Minnesota middle and high schools are encouraged to offer free testing opportunities for students on-site through a new State of Minnesota program. Read the Questions and Answers document.
Minnesota’s New Education Commissioner
Dr. Heather Mueller became Minnesota’s Education Commissioner on April 1, 2021. Learn more about her and Minnesota’s Safe Learning plan in this video. Transcripts are available in English, Hmong, Karen, Somali and Spanish.
Prioritizing In-Person Learning for All Students
As of February 22, 2021, all Minnesota schools may choose to operate an in-person learning model, as long as they are able to implement all updated health and safety measures. Learn more on the COVID-19 Updates. Information for families is available in English, Español, Hmoob, Karen, Soomaali.
Due North Education Plan
Developed from a robust engagement effort with educators, school leaders, students, and families across the state, the Due North Education Plan is centered on ensuring every child in Minnesota receives a high-quality education, no matter their race or zip code. To learn more, visit the Due North Education plan page.