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April 21, 2018
Mitchell High School's Lori Schmidt and Tom Berg have been organizing the school's prom for the past 25 years. This year's prom, with the theme of "Gold Gone Wild," begins at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Mitchell’s prom pair: Teachers mark 25 years of putting on the big dance
April 21, 2018 - 7:30am
March 6, 2018
Teachers rally outside of the State Capitol in Charleston, W.Va., Feb. 27, 2018. A statewide teacher strike in West Virginia entered its seventh day on March 2, with teachers defying efforts by the state’s governor and union leaders to end the walkout with a deal to raise pay. (Alex Flynn/The New York Times/Copyright 2018/New York Times)
Deal reached on raise for West Virginia teachers, governor says
March 6, 2018 - 2:58pm
February 21, 2018
President Donald Trump participates in a discussion that included survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School mass shooting, at the White House in Washington, Feb. 21, 2018. “We’re going to do something about this horrible situation,” Trump said at the event's outset, adding that his administration would be “very strong on background checks.” (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump's solution for school shootings: arm teachers
February 21, 2018 - 9:48pm
September 2, 2017
In SD, majority of teachers are women, superintendents are men
September 2, 2017 - 7:30am
August 12, 2017
South Dakota school district increases teacher diversity
August 12, 2017 - 8:00pm
May 26, 2017
Texas teachers give 'most likely to become a terrorist' award to 13-year-old
May 26, 2017 - 7:41am
May 18, 2017
Bonnie Schmidt, center, poses for a portrait with her twin children Savannah Schmidt, left, and Hayden Schmidt, right, in the hallway Tuesday in Plankinton School in Plankinton. (Sarah Barclay / Republic)
Generations of teachers: Education a chosen career for one region family
May 18, 2017 - 5:00pm
October 13, 2016
Beth Kaltsulas, right, who was named the 2017 South Dakota Teacher of the Year Thursday night, stands with Secretary of Education Melody Schopp. (Photo courtesy of the S.D. Department of Education)
Yankton educator named SD Teacher of the Year
October 13, 2016 - 8:25pm
July 6, 2016
South Dakota schools see fewer teacher openings in June
July 6, 2016 - 2:20pm
February 8, 2016
Low pay forces South Dakota teachers to hold 2nd, 3rd jobs
February 8, 2016 - 11:52am
September 11, 2015
Study: Half of South Dakota teaching graduates leave state
September 11, 2015 - 1:45pm
August 18, 2015
11 Mitchell School District teachers receive first ever KIDS grants
August 18, 2015 - 11:19am
July 28, 2015
New rule would make math certification easier for teachers
July 28, 2015 - 1:13pm
July 24, 2015
Educators reach tentative contract agreement in Rapid City
July 24, 2015 - 2:27pm
July 19, 2015
SDSU Extension to host garden educator class in Sioux Falls
July 19, 2015 - 1:03pm