Education

Cook County Schools

School News from Cook County Middle School, April 19

Do you remember when you started middle school?  Do you remember the beginning of Jr.


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North House founder Mark Hansen on learning with your hands and heart

Buck welcomed Grand Marais resident and North House Folk School founder Mark Hansen to Studio A Apr. 12. They talked about North House's philosophy of learning, how it works, and why it matters.


Lynn Sheils

School News from Sawtooth Mtn. Elementary, April 15

On April 25th, prospective kindergarten students who may attend Sawtooth Elementary school next year are invited for a special open house lunch event.


Cook County Schools

School News from Cook County Middle School, April 12

Next week, Cook County Middle Schools girls softball begins.


Deputy Hallberg

School News from Sawtooth Mtn. Elementary, April 8

DARE is a long-standing, nation-wide program to help educate young people about decision making and the dangers of drugs and alcohol.  Local Sheriff’s Deputy Ben Hallberg is now our local D


Erica Ternes

School News from Cook County Middle School, April 5

Soon, all middle school students in the state of Minnesota will begin standardized comprehension tests in math, reading, and science.  In this edition of School News, Cook County School’s t


Sawtooth Mountain Elementary School

School News from Cook County Middle School, March 25

David Seaton is a guitar maker and repair man. In this edition of School News, we listen as he teaches Sawtooth third and fourth grade students about the nature and physics of sound.


Cook County Schools

School News from Cook County Middle School, March 22

This past week, five Cook County Middle School 8th graders qualified for the State History Day competition scheduled for May 4th.  The


Randy Davis

School News from Sawtooth Mtn. Elementary, March 18

Sawtooth Mountain Elementary uses Title I programming to assist elementary students with their reading proficiency.  In this edition of School News, reading


Cook County Middle School 7th Graders

School News from Cook County Middle School, March 15

Cook County Middle School 7th grade students recently enjoyed a visit to the local hospital lab. In this edition of School News, Jazzmin, Billy, and Joey tell us more about it.