Assignment: Education

Studies consistently show that successful schools lead to successful communities. That's why ABC 6 NEWS is committed to highlighting the challenges facing our local schools and the teachers and programs that are having a positive impact on student achievement.

Our ASSIGNMENT: EDUCATION reports will take an in-depth look at the many facets of education issues, innovations, and reforms that will better prepare students for careers of the future.

Local Schools Proactively Dealing with Threats to Students and Staff

Public Hearing Set for Southland Elementary School Closure

Parents Raise Boundary Adjustment Concerns at RPS Board Meeting

Beat the Odds: ALC Student Honors Brother Through Education

Austin Superintendent Explains How Decision to Close School is Made

St. Paul Teachers, School District, Talk as Strike Looms
Southland Considers Closing Elementary School
Rochester City Council Approves Traffic Light Change Outside Hoover Elementary
Riceville Students Turn School Funding Into Hands-On Lesson
Community Weighs-In on Space Concerns at Austin School

Austin Schools Seek to Address Space Shortage

Albert Lea Uses "E-Learning" To Combat Snow Days


Hecimovich Remembered For Lifetime Of Service

Local Veteran Reacts to New Suicide Hotline Text Service
4 Local Veterans Playing Flag Football with NFL Stars and Celebrities
'Wreaths Across America' Back in Rochester After 5-Year Hiatus

Pay It Forward: Sara Gilberg

Pay It Forward: Tanya Oberg
Pay it Forward: Mary Barinka
Pay It Forward: Carrie & Tom Schneider