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.

Could later start times help students?

$171 million referendum is just one week away

Chicago strike negotiations ongoing; Monday classes canceled

Chicago teachers, school district resume talks to end strike

Byron students meet real-life Mr. Stripes

MN schools receive $30M in safety funding
Southland breaks ground on $18 million project
Vikings to Honor Mayo's Mr. Trimble
Austin Students Learn that Spreading Kindness Rocks!
Celebrating Back to School by Motivating Students To Do Their Best

Iowa Education Leader Hails Work-Based Learning Initiative

Rolling Out the Red Carpet on the First Day of School

Local quilters honor a female veteran
Sen. Klobuchar meets with local veterans in Rochester
Retired New Hope K-9 laid to rest after decade-long career
New statues honoring veterans in Mason City