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April 19, 2019
Mike Yell, president of the National Council for the Social Studies in 2008-09, gives his presidential speech in Houston, Texas. He is currently a seventh grade social studies teacher in Hudson, Wis. (contributed photo)
Educators tout benefits of national board certification; studies show improved learning
April 19, 2019 - 10:19pm
April 12, 2019
Snow drifts formed along Third Street Northwest in downtown Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
UPDATED: Winter storm blankets region; schools canceled or delayed
April 12, 2019 - 4:45pm
April 9, 2019
School district weighs $900k staffing cut
April 9, 2019 - 8:01pm
February 24, 2019
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Time to wake up your brain
February 24, 2019 - 7:14am
February 10, 2019
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The question is: Why are we here?
February 10, 2019 - 6:01am
January 29, 2019
Mail carrier Victor Phelps pauses for a moment on Tuesday morning along Third Street Northwest in downtown Bemidji. According to the National Weather Service, it was 25 below at that time with a 55 below windchill. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Deep freeze settles in: Wednesday forecast calls for wind chills at 60 below
January 29, 2019 - 4:55pm
January 27, 2019
VIEWPOINT: Bemidji Area Schools calls for predictable, forecasted state funding
January 27, 2019 - 8:30am
Zurina Parker, 5, and Jadika Parker, 7, in Pflugerville, Texas, walk in their neighborhood on March 21 shortly after their school was reopened after being put on lockdown earlier in the day while police searched the nearby Austin home of a bombing suspect. Washington Post photo by Carolyn Van Houten
Numerous school lockdowns are traumatizing kids
December 27, 2018 - 8:10am
December 9, 2018
John Eggers
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What does it mean to be a surrogate parent?
December 9, 2018 - 6:45am
November 13, 2018
Laughing teens make boy with cerebral palsy lie in muddy creek, using him as human bridge. He forgives them.
November 13, 2018 - 1:38pm
October 14, 2018
The Central School in Bemidji was destroyed by fire in 1958. Photo courtesy of Beltrami County Historical Society.
Fires claimed Bemidji schools in 1921, 1958
October 14, 2018 - 7:20am
May 12, 2018
Syreeta Wilkins, a spokeswoman for Northeast Metro Intermediate School District 916, talks Wednesday, May 9, about the specially designed playgrounds and a wetland that is included in the curriculum at the Karner Blue Education Center in Blaine, Minn. Helmut Schmidt / Forum News Service
'A second home' for special students: Twin Cities-area school is the model for Fargo special education facility
May 12, 2018 - 4:31pm
May 10, 2018
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What you don't know about the schools at the top of U.S. News' 2018 high school rankings
May 10, 2018 - 1:32pm
May 4, 2018
Thomas Tramaglini is charged with lewdness, littering, and defecating in public. (Holmdel Township Police Department)
Police say they found New Jersey school’s mystery pooper — the superintendent
May 4, 2018 - 3:17pm
May 2, 2018
Pope Francis celebrates Mass at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Philadelphia, Sept. 26, 2015.  (Tony Gentile/Pool via The New York Times / Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Pope Francis won't apologize for abusive church-run schools in Canada, and lawmakers aren't happy
May 2, 2018 - 12:37pm