The state ranked among the worst in a new report out from the federal Education Department. The report says Minnesota is one of just a handful of states that prohibit bullying without defining it. The state also lacks a model policy that local districts can use and has no policy on how to handle bullying that happens off school grounds.
Elections 2020: Control of Minnesota's divided Legislature is up for grabs
Redistricting and responding to COVID-19 are among the issues the new legislature will have to deal with.