Education

Music Instructor Kerri Bilben

School News from Sawtooth Elementary, October 8

In Sawtooth Elementary School Music classes, instructor Kerri Bilben introduces students to new composers and performers.


Knowledge Bowl Coach Dorie Carlson

School News from Cook County Middle School, October 5

Knowledge Bowl is a Jeopardy-style trivia contest activity for both Cook County Middle School and High School students.  This week in Cook County Middle School News, Knowledge Bowl Coach Dorie Ca


Cook County Schools

School News from Cook County Middle School, September 28

Exploration outside the classroom is an integral part of the Cook County Middle School curriculum.


Cook County Schools

School News from Cook County Middle School, September 21

It’s sports galore at CCMS! This week on Cook County Middle School News, teacher Pam Taylor gives the lowdown on all the great things happening with Cook County Athletics.


Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School

School News from Sawtooth Elementary, September 21

There’s so much going on at Sawtooth Elementary! Kara Ramey of the Youth Radio Project brings us this edition of Sawtooth Elementary School News.


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Educator David Marshak on why kids benefit from having the same teacher for two or more years

Educator David Marshak visited with Bob Aug. 31 and made many compelling arguments for keeping kids with the same teacher longer than one year. Learn more about his ideas and his book, "Kids need the same teacher for more than one year," here.


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CCHS Band Students talk about Spring Trip

The Cook County High School Band recently returned from a special trip to Memphis, Tennessee and Orlando, Florida.


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The Ojibwe People's Dictionary: a new searchable, talking Ojibwe-English dictionary from the U of MN

Bob spoke Feb. 10 with Prof. Brenda Child, chair of the department of American Indian Studies at the U of MN, about the new online Ojibwe People's Dictionary. Click here to browse the dictionary, hear pronounciations from native speakers, and see visual links to related collections of the MN Historical Society.


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U of MN Solar Vehicle Project wins solar car race at Indy Speedway

Buck spoke May 13 with Jonathan Nutzmann, student leader of the U of MN Solar Vehicle Project, about designing and building a car that runs on the sun.


Dr. Bob Pratt

Dr. Bob Pratt shares study tips in "The Academic Warrior"

Do you know how to study properly? Cook County Higher Education will kick off their first Guest Lecture Series with Dr. Bob Pratt on Tuesday, May 10 at 7 PM.