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.

Annual Poetry Contest Inspires Youth to Spread Love and Equality

Residents Asked to Fill Out Survey Regarding Referendum for Rochester Public Schools

Austin Middle School Students Win Big in State Robotics Competition

Local Educators Talk Mental Health, Safety with Legislators

Minnesota Court of Appeals Rejects Tenure Challenge Again

MN Court of Appeals Rejects Teacher Tenure Challenge Again
Mayor of Minnesota Town Arrested for DUI on School Bus
U of M President Makes Final Pitch for Funding Hike
Ex-Rocori Superintendent Pleads Guilty to 4 Exposure Counts
Lego Tournament Draws Hundreds of Kids to a Rochester Middle School

DeVos Proposes Overhaul to Campus Sexual Misconduct Rules

BooFest Helps to Raise Money for Local Schools


Female Veterans Defy Vote Trend to Oppose Trump, Seek Office

Remains of North IA Sailor Killed at Pearl Harbor Identified
Baking for the Troops
Hayfield Students Open Kindness Week with Veterans Tribute

Pay It Forward: Sara Gilberg

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