Education

  • Nature Matters: Kayak Safety Tips

    Paddle craft are an extremely affordable way to get into boating on the Northland's many lakes. It's also a way to get closer to the environment without raising a noisy ruckus. But, like any boat, danger lurks in the form of accidents and carelessness. In this week's Nature Matters, Dave Anderson talks about a new way to learn about a rapidly growing outdoor sport.

  • Marshall's Head of School moving on in June 2013

    Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) -- Head of School at Marshall School, will move on at the end of the 2012-2013 academic year.

  • Measuring 100 Years at WITC Superior

    SUPERIOR, WI (Northland's NewsCenter) - The Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College in Superior celebrated a milestone. The college has now been in existence for 100 years and counting.

  • Wisconsin Waived From No Child Left Behind

    Washington D.C. (Northland's NewsCenter) --- Wisconsin has now been added to a list of 26 states that have been waived from the No Child Left Behind law.

  • UMD Parts Ways with "Un-Fair" Campaign

    Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) - University leaders say they indefinitely suspended the school's membership pending a change in the campaign's emphasis and creative approach.

  • $15 Million in Flood Damages at UWS

    Superior, WI (Northland's NewsCenter) --- Officials at the University of Wisconsin-Superior say the damage estimates from last weeks storms may top $15,000,000. campus wide.

  • Lake Superior NERR receives education grant for teachers

    Superior, WI (Northland's NewsCenter) -- Teachers in Superior will learn more about the St. Louis River estuary and get help bringing that knowledge to their students through a new grant to the Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve.

  • Duluth School Board Makes Teacher Cuts

    DULUTH, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) - Duluth School Board members voted Tuesday to make cuts affecting 29 teachers to close what's left of the $3.8 million budget deficit for the next fiscal year.

  • New UW System Degree Model Could Save Students Money

    Madison, WI (Northland's NewsCenter) --- A new degree model for the University of Wisconsin system could make college in the state more affordable and accessible.

  • New Start Times, Restructured School Day for Duluth Students

    DULUTH, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) - The school day will be restructured and start times changed for middle school students in Duluth Public Schools.

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