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.
Back to School
The first day of a new school year is an exciting time filled with the possibility of new beginnings. We can’t wait to make this year the best one yet! Read Governor Walz’s back to school message to Minnesotans.
Commissioner Ricker: 'The state of our students is promising'
Commissioner Mary Cathryn Ricker and the Minnesota Department of Education released the new State of Our Students report, a first-of-its-kind compilation of multiple data, including 2019 accountability data from the North Star accountability program. Read press release.
Visit the new Testing 123 site!
We are excited about our new Testing 1-2-3 webpage! This site was designed to help educators use assessment data to assess, analyze, and take action in the classroom to create more equitable learning opportunities for all students.