News & Stories

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March 20 2017

Nine blue-collar, private-sector union workers – carpenters, electricians, iron workers, concrete finishers and glaziers – connected with Roosevelt students at our recent Career Readiness Initiative speed-networking event.

March 8 2017

by Matt Norris, STEP-UP Achieve Manager of Employer Engagement

It’s so easy to say “no. But the stories of our STEP-UP Achieve supervisors, including those in our new video, show why it’s so important to say “yes.”

March 1 2017

If you're a MPS teacher or staff member, nominate a colleague for a MELA award! Grants up to $10K are available for innovative school and classroom projects. 

February 15 2017

This remarkable Wellstone International High School grad is a student at St. Catherine University and a representative for The Malala Fund

January 9 2017

Learn how you can mentor MPS students as an AchieveMpls Graduation Coach