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.

Building a Dream – Local Coach Pursues a Calling

First Ever RPS Powwow Highlights Graduating American Indian Students

'Introduction' Program Could Address Teacher Shortage

Austin School Board Hears Space Reorganization Plan

School District Facing Challenges

Graduation Day at RCTC
Lanesboro Public Schools Seek Upgrade
Special Election Results: Albert Lea, Kingsland Schools and Eyota
Ground Breaks on $12 Million Osage School Renovation
North Iowa Teacher Accused of 'Numerous' Sexual Contact with a Teen is Now Facing Charges

RCTC Students Share Stories of Overcoming Mental Illness

$138 Million in Emergency MN School Funding?


Bagging Groceries to Help Veterans and their Families

Running2Repair Raises Awareness on Veteran Suicide
A Star-Spangled Surprise
Local Veterans Get Ride Aboard Vietnam-Era Helicopter

Pay It Forward: Sara Gilberg

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