IIW Minnesota

Tax Credit Expanded to Provide More Opportunities for Schools

The Minnesota Legislature approved a significant increase to the Ag2School tax credit for farmers and timber land owners on school facility bonds. The credit will increase to 50 percent for all existing... > READ MORE

Staying Ahead: If it isn’t Broke, Break it

We can get set in our ways, comfortable with routine and not even see the opportunities around us. Too often, we wait for something to break to fix it. By doing so, we miss creating something better –... > READ MORE

Pilot Classrooms Provide Paths to New Opportunities

Classroom design is not what it used to be. Learning spaces need to be highly flexible, interactive and tech-driven — with what can be an overwhelming array of options. How do you strike the right balance... > READ MORE

How a Facility Tour Changed Perspectives

It sounds simple: Inviting a seasoned professional into your school spaces to assess where you are and talk about opportunities. Yet the impact can be so significant.
Principal... > READ MORE

Ag2School Tax Credit Passed: Now What?

Until now, the likelihood of a school bond referendum passing depended greatly on where the school district was located in Minnesota. In metropolitan areas, school referendums pass at a higher rate than... > READ MORE