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"Slower and Louder" is an education system that doesn't work

Great Expectations Charter School has renewed its association with it’s “authorizer” for another five year contract.


 

New ISD166 superintendent discusses budgets and new staff

This week was Dr. Bill Crandall’s first ISD166 school board meeting as shared superintendent with the Lake Superior District. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with the new superintendent.


 

ISD166 Superintendent moves to North Dakota district

The ISD166 budget is set for the next school year, but it’s dependent on two funding initiatives that need to pass.


 

School board opts for two measures on November ballot

The Cook County School board will have two measures on the November ballot for Cook County voters to decide on funding ISD 166.

WTIP’s Joe Friedrichs has this report. 


 

GES greenhouse sale was biggest ever

The Great Expectations School greenhouse sale was the largest ever, and, as far as testing is concerned, the 8th Graders all above average.  WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with GES administrator


 

ISD166 board disagrees over expulsion

ISD166 school board members have a tie vote on two expulsions and set a date for in-depth levy and bond discussions. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with Superintendent Beth Schwarz.
 


 

Oshki Ogimaag "Public Art Project" exhibit on Thursday, May 12

Jana Berka spoke with Oshki Ogimaag's Belle Janicek about Oshki's participation in the “Public Art Project” which features artwork created by Oshki Ogimaag students.


 

ISD166 revenues discussed by school board

The ISD166 school board this week discussed two approaches to funding sliding revenues.


 

Vikings baseball coach optimistic on 2016 season

 The Cook County Vikings baseball team is getting ready to start the season.


 

Financial expert talks long-term strategies with ISD 166

Steve Pumper, who is a financial advisor to ISD 166 and vice president of PMA Financial Network based in Albertville, Minnesota, spoke with WTIP's Joe Friedrichs following a school board meeting T