Education

Educators from North Branch, Rush City honored as leaders in educational excellence by Sandra Cordie Resource Training & Solutions “Each day you get to pick your attitude. By telling yourself you will have a terrific day, you bring that attitude to school and to your students.” Reneé Rongen shared these words as keynote speaker at […]

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Each fall I use this space to point readers to weather cancellation/delay information, and each year I hope we never have to utilize that option. Until last winter, with its myriad cancellations and delays for dangerously cold temperatures, things had been relatively quiet on the weather front. However, forecasters suggest that this winter may be […]

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On Halloween, staff members at Jacobson Elementary in Rush City decided to dress like the crayons from Drew Daywalt’s book, “The Day the Crayons Quit.” It all came about when Kelly Albright read the book to her son, Jake, and he absolutely loved it. She told the media specialist, Gara Goldenstein, how wonderful it was, […]

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We had a wonderful turnout for the first meeting of the Facilities Study Group on Saturday, Oct. 25. A broad range of individuals, including community members, school board members, and staff, took a four-hour tour of the school district facilities in order to better understand the facilities and issues. The tour, given by school district […]

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When Randi Johnson, NBAPS director of personnel and finance, began her presentation about the district’s media spaces at the Oct. 23 School Board workshop meeting, she asked the board members to think about what libraries were like when they were attending school. “When you think about how media centers were when you were in school, […]

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What if you could turn a $10 donation into an additional $1,000 donation for North Branch Area Public Schools? Join North Branch Area Public Schools on Nov. 13 — for Give to the Max Day — and you could help make that happen. Make your donation on GiveMN.org and help the district continue to change […]

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