Commentary

Charlie Weaver: Address racial academic disparities

Minnesota Business Partnership’s Charlie Weaver addresses the state’s academic disparities in a Pioneer Press commentary: “The link between education and an individual’s future economic success is indisputable. A 2011 Census Bureau study found that “education levels had more of an effect on earnings over a 40-year period than any other Continue Reading...

Deadline Approaching for CenturyLink Teachers and Technology Grants in Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS – ST. PAUL – CenturyLink, Inc., in partnership with the Minnesota Business Partnership, is connecting teachers with technology for the classroom. The CenturyLink Clarke M. Williams Foundation’s Teachers and Technology grant program has opened its application process for teachers in CenturyLink’s local service areas who want to implement new Continue Reading...