The Bridge: January 8, 2018

Column: Mayor Melvin Carter Does Us Proud

  • When Melvin Carter called to ask if he could hold his inauguration at Central High, it was a proud moment for me. I assured him we would do whatever we could to make it a magical day in the city of Saint Paul. If you saw coverage of the day (Pioneer Press, Star Tribune, MinnPost, MPR) or listened to Mayor Carter’s inaugural address, you know just how magic it was. Thank you to the many staff members and students who helped us honor this Central alumnus with a truly special event. Read more...

  • Action items

    • Pre-K and kindergarten School Choice Fair is Saturday, Jan. 20
    • Consider a Right Track student intern for summer 2018
    • Register for ‘Share the Love’ project with your students
    • Remember to change your Active Directory password
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  • Department news

    • Free admission to Mill City Museum for Title I schools
    • Schedule a free science field trip for your students
    • AMAZE elementary district cohort program information
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  • Teacher grants

    • Upcoming grant deadlines
    • Design your own summer fellowship, including travel, with a Fund for Teachers grant
    • Approval required for grant applications
    • Post a project on DonorsChoose
    • Grant support for teachers
    • Read more...
  • kudos

    • St. Anthony Park promotes physical activity through weekly remote bus drops
    • Community Giving Campaign raised more than $100,000
    • Read more...