Monday, May 3, 2021Categories: Press Release
State School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler on Monday celebrated 40 North Dakota educators who are being honored as Teachers of the Year in the counties in which they work.
Monday, April 19, 2021Categories: COVID-19, Press Release
North Dakota State Superintendent Kirsten Baesler said that an educational software program used by about 6,000 students for accelerated learning will remain available at no cost to students and families for the next two years. She encouraged North Dakota districts, schools, and families to continue using the program, or to consider becoming new users.
Monday, April 12, 2021 at 08:00 amCategories: Press Release
The North Dakota Department of Public Instruction is seeking applications from organizations that are interested in operating North Dakota’s Summer Food Service Program. The program provides meals to children when school is not in session.
Friday, March 19, 2021 at 08:00 amCategories: Press Release
North Dakota School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler on Friday praised four North Dakota high school seniors who registered perfect 36 composite scores on the ACT college entrance exam during their high school careers.
Public Notice - North Dakota Department of Public Instruction Accountability Waiver Request to the U.S. Department of Education
Monday, March 15, 2021
On behalf of the State of North Dakota, the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction (NDDPI) will be submitting a waiver for the 2020-2021 school year of accountability, school identification, and related reporting requirements in the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA).
Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at 01:40 pmCategories: Press Release
North Dakota State School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler said her new Superintendent’s Student Cabinet includes 23 students from across the state, from a third grader to two high school seniors.
Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 04:00 pmCategories: Press Release
North Dakota School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler said the state Board of Higher Education’s member nominating committee will meet Thursday to consider seven applicants for two seats on the board.
Thursday, December 17, 2020 at 05:45 pmCategories: COVID-19, Press Release
State School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler said she will not require North Dakota schools to close for two days during the 2021-22 school year, which she said will give school districts more options in planning their upcoming school year.
Saturday, December 5, 2020 at 06:20 pmCategories: Press Release
State School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler has announced the publication of the annual North Dakota school compliance report. State law requires all North Dakota schools to submit these reports.
Thursday, December 3, 2020 at 11:00 amCategories: Press Release
State School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler provides statements following Gov. Doug Burgum’s budget address to the organizational session of the 2021 North Dakota Legislature on Thursday.