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March 20, 2017
The 30-member WHS Jazz Band, directed by Jon Loy, participated in the 44th annual Head of the Lakes Jazz Festival in Duluth, earning the top-ranking “excellent” award for their performance. The WHS and WMS jazz bands will combine for the ISD 518 Jazz Night at 6:30 p.m. Friday in the WMS gymnasium. (Special to the Daily Globe)
District 518 jazz bands to perform Friday at WMS
March 20, 2017 - 6:36am
March 16, 2017
Rep. Jenifer Loon, R-Eden Prairie, chair of the Minnesota House of Representatives Education Finance Committee, updates Brainerd area educators and school administrators about goings-on in the Minnesota Legislature during a meeting Feb.10, 2016, at the Washington Educational Services Building. Zach Kayser / Forum News Service
Minnesota House advances changes to teacher layoff rules
March 16, 2017 - 8:15pm
March 15, 2017
Valerie Wolford and Katelyn Prouty teach Prairie Elementary kindergarteners about financial literacy through the Junior Achievement Program last year. (Special to the Daily Globe)
Junior Achievement Program seeking volunteers
March 15, 2017 - 8:38pm
The sun peaks from between clouds Jan. 1, 2017, to illumine the Minnesota Capitol, which will host the new legislative session beginning Tuesday, Jan. 3. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Seniority-based teacher layoffs debate to reignite at Minnesota Capitol
March 15, 2017 - 8:36pm
March 14, 2017
Kindergartners at Moorhead (Minn.) Probstfield Elementary School play with an Imagination Playground set in the gymnasium on Tuesday, March 14, 2017. The Moorhead School District received a grant of $38,409 from the Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee to buy six of the sets for its kindergarten through sixth-grade schools. Helmut Schmidt / Forum News Service
Minn. communities, schools seeing benefits of being Super Bowl hosts
March 14, 2017 - 3:50pm
March 12, 2017
WCS hostess supper set for April 6
March 12, 2017 - 10:47pm
Grace Moody, newest student ambassador to Crailsheim, speaks Sunday at the Worthington-Crailsheim banquet. (Karl Evers-Hillstrom / Daily Globe)
WHS sophomore Moody will be next exchange student in Crailsheim
March 12, 2017 - 9:19pm
CoderDojo forming in Worthington region
March 12, 2017 - 8:29am
March 11, 2017
Tyler Pederson, left, and Keenen Sherman, right, work on making a dinosaur in a toymaking and innovation unit in a studio arts class at Crosswinds School in Woodbury, Minn., on Thursday, March 9, 2017. In the center is Sidela Nyuga. The arts innovation program includes English, math and visual arts. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Minnesota schools slow to implement the Common Core national academic benchmarks
March 11, 2017 - 7:52pm
Fifth-graders Duwameer Othow and Fiorence Balash make bracelets Friday afternoon at Worthington Middle School as a way to support the Oromo Awernes Project. (Martina Baca / Daily Globe)play button
WMS students lend hands to Oromo Awareness Project
March 11, 2017 - 9:46am
March 8, 2017
Prairie Elementary students who participated in the student science fair are shown Wednesday afternoon along with teachers Stephanie Fletcher and Tasha Raymo.(Tim Middagh/Daily Globe)play button
Prairie students shine during science fair
March 8, 2017 - 9:52pm
Members of the Worthington High School speech team are shown following their Saturday meet in Luverne. (Special to the Daily Globe)
WHS awarded first place in Luverne speech meet
March 8, 2017 - 8:19pm
Patty Wetterling speaks with students Tuesday afternoon following her presentation at WIndom Area High School. (Karl Evers-Hillstrom/Daily Globe)play button
Patty Wetterling speaks at Windom Area High School
March 8, 2017 - 6:36am
March 7, 2017
The top six students in Tuesday’s Worthington Middle School 5th/6th Grade Spelling Bee will compete April 22 at the Southwest Minnesota Spelling Bee in Windom. Shown are (from left): alternate Mia Nixon; Samantha Cortez, first place; Micah Truesdell, second place; Kee Thaw, third place; Angel Granados, fourth place; and Citlali Chavez Vega, fifth place. (Special to the Daily Globe)
Cortez captures first place in WMS 5th/6th grade spelling bee
March 7, 2017 - 8:50pm
March 6, 2017
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Audit: Educators do not understand how to use test results
March 6, 2017 - 4:47pm
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