Education

Statement from Charlie Weaver regarding high school graduation rates

Today, the Minnesota Department of Education reported that the state’s graduation rate increased to 81.2 percent in 2014, compared to 79.8 percent the year before. The Minnesota Business Partnership is the state’s leading business voice and is strongly focused on education – particularly making sure students graduate from high school Continue Reading...

Press Release: Hiawatha Leadership Academy recognized by Minnesota business leaders for outstanding academic achievement

Hiawatha Leadership Academy – Morris Park is the 2013 winner of the Minnesota’s Future Award from the Minnesota Business Partnership Minneapolis – The Minnesota Business Partnership today presented Hiawatha Leadership Academy executive director Eli Kramer with a check for $20,000 to recognize the school’s success in raising overall student performance Continue Reading...