Gov. Walz announces ‘sweeping’ Due North Education Plan –

The plan’s priorities include anti-bias practices, teacher retention plans, and improving opportunities for students of color and students in more rural areas.

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota — Gov. Tim Walz announced a new “sweeping education plan” on Monday.

Walz began his announcement by speaking on disparities in Minnesota’s education system along racial and geographical lines. He said the COVID-19 pandemic often made those disparities worse.

He announced the state’s new “Due North Education Plan.” According to a release from