Governor Proclaims Inclusive Schools Week
Governor Tim Walz proclaimed the week of December 2-8 Inclusive Schools week to emphasize our collective commitment to providing an education that is welcoming and inclusive for all Minnesota students. Read the Inclusive Schools Week proclamation.
Comment on Draft K-12 Academic Standards in English Language Arts
MDE is holding Town Hall Meetings for public comment on the Draft #1 of the Minnesota's K-12 Academic Standards in English Language Arts (ELA). Find town hall dates, times and locations. If you can’t attend a town hall, submit feedback through the MDE website.
2019 Student Survey Results Released
Every three years, Minnesota’s fifth-, eighth-, ninth- and 11th-grade students complete this voluntary survey. They answer questions on school climate, bullying, emotional health, connections with school and family, and more. Read the student survey news release.
Toolkit to Combat E-Cigarettes and Vaping
In response to new data released on student vaping, the Minnesota Department of Health released resources for schools and parents to combat e-cigarettes and vaping.