Small Talk | Big Topics

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Superintendent Valeria Silva Honored by White House's ‘Champions of Change’
Monday, September 22, 2014 2:30 PM

Saint Paul Public Schools Superintendent Valeria Silva traveled to the White House on Sept. 22 to be honored as a “Champions of Change” nominee.

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Photos: Bridge View School Builds A New, Accessible Playground
Friday, September 19, 2014 10:30 AM

Volunteers on Sept. 20 helped build an accessible playground at Bridge View School, a K-12 school that specializes in special education at Saint Paul Public Schools.

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Supt. Valeria Silva Among 84 Twin Cities Women Leaders Honored by George Family Foundation
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 7:00 PM

The George Family Foundation recognized Saint Paul Public Schools Superintendent Valeria Silva as one of 84 exceptional women leaders making remarkable contributions to the Twin Cities at its first-ever celebrating women leaders event Sept. 16.

Video & Photos: SPPS, Target and Heart of America Celebrate Makeover at Galtier
Monday, September 15, 2014 11:35 AM

Galtier Community School has been transformed into a state-of-the art campus that showcases a strong collaboration between Saint Paul Public Schools and two long-term partners, Target and the Heart of America Foundation. On Sept. 12, a special ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrated the renovation of the school.

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Saint Paul Goes Back to School: A Message to Parents
Friday, August 29, 2014 8:00 AM

Supt. Valeria Silva welcomes you to the 2014-15 school year for Saint Paul Public Schools.

 

Freedom Schools Grand Finale Celebration
Friday, August 29, 2014 8:00 AM

Freedom Schools Grand Finale Celebration celebrates the 50-year anniversary of Freedom Schools.

Saint Paul Goes Back to School: Rights and Responsibilities
Friday, August 29, 2014 8:00 AM

SPPS staff explain the Rights and Responsibilities Handbook.

Personalized Learning: Individualized Instruction Infused with Technology
Monday, June 02, 2014 9:25 AM

In spring 2014, SPPS announced a plan to distribute Apple iPads for all students, teachers as part of its Personalized Learning curriculum plan.
   ■ Q&A: THE APPLE IPAD PLAN
   ■ DETAILS: APPLE LEASE APPROVED

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DEAR COLLEAGUES, There is mounting excitement around the 1:1 learning environment becoming a reality.
Monday, September 15, 2014 12:15 PM

Thank you to our instructors for keeping their minds open to working in new and creative ways.