Starting this summer, the district is setting up a free online learning program for all 600 of its current sixth-graders. A teacher from each of the district's middle schools will monitor progress and keep in touch by e-mail. Schools will even be open one day a week for students who don't have Internet at home.
Rare chance to see what the Mississippi River in Minneapolis used to look like
The Upper St. Anthony Falls Lock and Dam will be open to the public.