BARR receives local and national recognition for their impactful stories about educators and students across the United States. Learn more about BARR’s stories and how to connect with us to share the important work that is happening in each district.

Media Coverage

BARR is continually highlighted by local and national media outlets for its transformational results in schools.

BARR Stories

The BARR team is committed to sharing the impressive results that are happening every day with students and educators. Each team member plays an important role in taking a behind-the-scenes look at the positive change the BARR model is having on students’ and educators’ lives. 

Press Releases

Browse recent stories that have been shared with the press about the many ways BARR is helping ensure each and every student succeeds. 

Media Resources

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Recent Stories

Legislators seek to double funding, number of schools served in BARR education program

Angela Jerabek, Executive Director, Dawn Lueck, director of Stillwater Area Schools, and Malinda Major, principal of Brookview Elementary School in Stillwater went …

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Bipartisan Education Funding Legislation Aims to Improve Student Success in More Minnesota Schools

February 23, 2023 MINNEAPOLIS, MN (February 23, 2024) —BARR Center (Building Assets, Reducing Risks) announced legislation today to provide funding for additional Minnesota …

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BARR in Maine Schools

Your BARR contract is expected to arrive in the inbox of the district superintendent who signed the agreement with the Maine Department …

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Sample U-Time and I-Time Lessons

The BARR system uses eight interlocking strategies that build intentional relationships, utilize real-time data, and enable schools to achieve concrete academic, social, …

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How the BARR Method Helps Build Strong Relationships for Academic Success

Click the image to the left to access NBC News Center’s website and view the full broadcast on BARR’s expansion in Maine. Author: …

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