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13 04, 2013

A Call to Action….Attendance Matters!

By |April 13th, 2013|Develop skills to live, work and thrive in an ever changing world, Stable relationship with an involved parent or caregiver, The School Years|

This is the first in a series of guest commentaries by Itasca Area Initiative for Student Success partners. It is through its partnerships with organizations like the Itasca County Truancy Prevention Program that IAISS will realize its vision of creating a future in which all students and their families in the greater Itasca area have the resources, knowledge, relationships, support and [...]

8 04, 2013

IASC’s telepresence technology in the news

By |April 8th, 2013|Demonstrate competency or mastery at current learning level, Develop skills to live, work and thrive in an ever changing world, Partner News|

IASC (Itasca Area Schools Collaborative) telepresence technology received media attention this weekend locally, for its use during a recent school board meeting, and statewide as part of "A Lesson in Change" that aired on the MN Channel. ISD 318 board members conducted a meeting in Bigfork that individuals in Grand Rapids were able to participate in via the district’s [...]

15 03, 2013

High School teams from throughout northern Minnesota gather for Native American Language Quiz Bowl

By |March 15th, 2013|Develop skills to live, work and thrive in an ever changing world, Feel accepted, High quality out-of-school programs and activities, The School Years|

Thanks to Student Success Core Team member Harold Annette for the invitation to attend last week's Ojibwe Language and Culture Quiz Bowl. It was both fun and a great learning experience. Congratulations to all the students who participated and to the winning teams! by Nathan Bergstedt, Grand Rapids Herald-Review “When you speak another language or play music, your cognition process [...]