Minnesotans for Better Education, Standards and Testing

Minnbest is a non-partisan, broad based coalition of parents, educators and school advocacy groups who believe excellent public education is a foundation of democracy in America.


District 196 School bond passes!!!!!

Great Job to all those MinnBEST members who worked to get this measure passed. Your dedication to Minnesota Kids is an inspiration!

65% vote for $68 million to upgrade buildings
Future Rosemount and Apple Valley high school students won't have to attend classes in shedlike buildings next to the schools. Voters in the 28,500-student Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan school district Tuesday overwhelmingly approved spending $68 million to replace portable classrooms with permanent ones, to add science labs to meet new state requirements and to improve security and technology district-wide.