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November 12, 2015
Third grade teacher Ashley Brandigan scans the room with her iPad. On the screen in the upper left corner are the names of the students and their answers to a question she asked them. With Plicker, Branigan said she can find out more quickly whether or not a student understands the lesson.
New app: Greenwood school uses Plicker so students learn quicker
November 12, 2015 - 6:00am
November 11, 2015
Seventh grade speaker Cecilia Downey was one of three middle school students to address their peers, and the gathered veterans and community members at the annual Meyer Middle School Veterans' Day program Wednesday afternoon, Nov. 11.
MMS honors veterans
November 11, 2015 - 4:57pm
November 10, 2015
Climate change course offered
November 10, 2015 - 11:25am
October 26, 2015
River Falls School District tax levy hike approved
October 26, 2015 - 4:00pm
October 17, 2015
Nathan Wells, Montessori coordinator, stands near the newly re-done secure entry way of the River Falls Montessori. The school is holding an open house to welcome people to see how their tax dollars were spent on improvments to the building. (River Falls Journal photos by Gretta Stark)
Come have a look at Public Montessori’s new look inside
October 17, 2015 - 6:00am
October 6, 2015
Wisconsin School Board Appreciation Week set for Oct. 4-10
October 6, 2015 - 11:22am
October 3, 2015
St. Bridget Catholic School recently added an outdoor classroom, which has now been dedicated in memory of "The Story Lady," Annette Blanchette who would come and read to St. Bridget students once a month, and who also volunteered to read for other students in the River Falls area. A decorative rock is decorated with a quote by Blanchette. (Submitted photo)
St. Bridget’s unique new classroom honors ‘The Story Lady’
October 3, 2015 - 6:00am
September 30, 2015
Jim Eberhardt and River Falls High School Principal Kit Luedtke enjoy the sunshine outside the new building. There will be an open house for anyone interested in checking out the school or just taking a look around, 5-6:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 5. (River Falls photo by Deb Eliason)
River Falls alternative high school: New look, new vibes, new attitude
September 30, 2015 - 7:00pm
September 29, 2015
UW-River Falls Provost Fernando Delgado.
Provost talks about UW-RF successes, including Hudson Center
September 29, 2015 - 11:56am
September 21, 2015
UWRF photo by Kathy M Helgeson.
Smith Stadium rededicated Saturday
September 21, 2015 - 12:09pm
September 16, 2015
Students got a chance to take a look at some of the equipment rodeo competitors use. Looking at a boot, from left, are Cassie Riberich, Elli Peterson, Abigail Morning, Rilee Smith, Cooper Sheely, Ashley Lor, Jaiden Hoade, Abigail Edmundson.
Rodeo team teaches Rocky Branch kids about agriculture
September 16, 2015 - 12:38pm
September 4, 2015
Bus driver Doug Steiner holds up the "Hall of Fame" scrapbook he keeps near the tissue box, so the kids on his bus can enjoy it. It contains newspaper articles about riders, their families and teachers, and drawings by the kids, as well as bus safety rules.
Those River Falls school bus drivers know how to charm, comfort their student riders
September 4, 2015 - 6:00am
September 3, 2015
 Laura Moon(center), who completed her research, "FLUCKA simulation of UWRF Neutron Monitors using Geant4," under the mentorship of Professor Jim Madsen (right) of the Physics Department, is pictured with UWRF Chancellor Dean Van Galen (second from right) and other physics mentors Surujhdeo Seunarine (left), and Visiting Professor Waraporn "Fhon” Nuntiyakul (second from left). (UWRF Communications photo.)
Local woman completes UWRF summer research program
September 3, 2015 - 4:57pm
River Falls ACT scores above average, in the middle for area schools
September 3, 2015 - 4:00pm
August 29, 2015
Here come the new teachers
August 29, 2015 - 6:35am
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