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Dunlevy, Gjovig, Warford Finalists for ND Board of Higher Education

Friday, November 20, 2020 at 04:00 pm

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State School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler said Friday that a nominating committee has recommended three candidates for Gov. Doug Burgum to consider for an opening on North Dakota’s Board of Higher Education.


Six Apply for ND Board of Higher Education Opening

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 11:00 am

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State School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler said six North Dakotans have applied for an open seat on the Board of Higher Education, which oversees the state’s 11 public colleges and universities.


An Invitation To Serve On The ND Board of Higher Education

Friday, October 30, 2020 at 08:00 am

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State School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler on Tuesday asked North Dakotans to consider applying for two Board of Higher Education seats that will be coming open on July 1, 2021.


Baesler Asks Students to Apply for Superintendent’s Cabinet

Thursday, October 29, 2020

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State School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler is inviting North Dakota students to apply for the Superintendent’s Student Cabinet, a group of young people who offer Baesler ideas and advice about the state’s K-12 education system.


Baesler: Schools Getting New $33.8M For Pandemic Costs

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at 03:30 pm

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State School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler on Wednesday announced $33.8 million in new aid for North Dakota’s schools, which may be spent on mental health support, technology, building ventilation improvements, and other needs arising from the COVID-19 pandemic.


ND Schools Getting Cloth Masks To Fight COVID-19

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 at 01:00 pm

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State School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler said North Dakota’s public and nonpublic schools will be getting shipments of cloth masks soon to help inhibit the spread of the COVID-19 virus.


Baesler Celebrates Distance Learning Guide from Standout ND Educators

Friday, October 2, 2020 at 07:50 am

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State School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler praised a group of standout North Dakota educators for crafting a guide of distance learning teaching tips to help their colleagues during the COVID-19 pandemic.


NDDPI Submits 21st Century Community Learning Center Waiver Application

Thursday, September 24, 2020

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On behalf of the State of North Dakota, the NDDPI will be submitting a 21st Century Community Learning Center wavier application with respect to the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.


Devils Lake, Minot, Grand Forks Schools Win National Blue Ribbon Award

Thursday, September 24, 2020

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State School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler on Thursday congratulated three North Dakota schools for being honored as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2020.


Kristi Reinke Named 2021 North Dakota Teacher of the Year

Monday, September 21, 2020 at 03:15 pm

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State School Superintendent Kirsten Baesler and Gov. Doug Burgum announced Monday that Kristi Reinke, a social studies teacher at Jim Hill Middle School in Minot, has been named the 2021 North Dakota Teacher of the Year.