Information on the consolidation options open to school districts and a document detailing the history of Minnesota school district reorganization.
Academic Pairing Agreements
- 9/23/13 Academic pairing agreements are formal, written agreements between two or more school districts through which entire grade levels of students and staff are shared.
School District Reorganization Alternatives
- 10/19/11 Reorganization can be a means of maintaining and improving programs and services for students, effectively utilizing staff and school facilities, and reducing operational costs and improving financial conditions of a school district.
A new data tool that students can use to determine which fields have the best opportunities for jobs and wages from various programs of study was unveiled recently by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). The tool will give students a clearer picture of the Minnesota labor market and what fields of study offer favorable career opportunities,” said DEED Commissioner Katie Clark Sieben. “At the same time, planners can use the tool to develop training and educational programs that fit employer needs.