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.

After school programs receive $2 million grant

LeRoy-Ostrander School Board Votes Against Merger With Southland

ABC 6 Weather Lab Visits Bonner Elementary

Austin School Enrollment Bucking State Trend

Jefferson Elementary Teacher Wins $2,000 Grant

Hayfield Referendum Passes
ACT Scores Rise in Minnesota Beating National Average
Century High School Cheerleader Battling Through Tourette Syndrome
RCTC Loses Upward Bound Program
University of Minnesota Makes Room for Large Freshman Class

Making the Transition to 9th Grade A Little Bit Easier in Austin

Lyle School District Starting New Year with Mostly New Staff


Resolution Makes Freeborn County A Minnesota "First"

Field of Flags Kicks Off Marigold Days
9/11 Hero Creates Foundation to help Support Veterans
Paver Installation Underway at Soldiers Field in Rochester

Pay It Forward: St. Olaf Church Backpack Program

Pay it Forward: Kathi Finley
Pay it Forward: Ken Dose
Pay it Forward: Marissa Oakland