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Family Engagement at Minneapolis Public Schools
Charisma Smith is a Family Engagement Specialist with Minneapolis Public Schools. She talks about her work with the Black Parent Advisory Council.
National Substance Abuse Prevention Month
October is National Substance Abuse Prevention Month. For some people who struggle with substance abuse, isolation and stress during the pandemic can amplify difficulties staying sober. Nicolette Johnson with Lutheran Social Service Behavioral Health tells us how to recognize substance use issues, how to best support our loved ones who are struggling and addresses misconceptions about substance abuse.
State Climatologist Luigi Romolo talks about the upcoming snowfall.
MPS Surveying Families on Back to School
Parents in the Minneapolis schools should make their voice heard by Monday in a survey about the way they want their kids’ education delivered later this year. Eric Moore from MPS discusses this survey, and how the data will be applied.
Wine with Jill Oct. 14, 2020
Sommelier Jill Mott visits about wine.
LSS Daily Living: Careful with Student Loans
Shannon Doyle with LSS Financial Counseling shares strategies to keep a handle on higher-ed borrowing and then pay it back quickly.