Program Approval Forms are used when a district is applying for program approval in a Career and Technical Education (CTE) area or when the Perkins region is up for the five-year renewal, as designated in Minnesota Rules 3505.
Secondary Career and Technical Education Program Approval Rubrics - 9/27/12
The Program Approval Rubrics identify minimal standards and quality indicators for elements of a state-approved career and technical education program. A district must meet at least the minimal standard in each element of the rubrics to gain state approval for its career and technical education program.
Back-to-School Leadership Conference FinnFest Education Forum
The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) and the Minnesota Association of School Administrators (MASA) present the 2014 Back-to-School Leadership Conference, August 5-6. Bring your team! NOTE: The Back-to-School Leadership Conference has been designed to be compatible with the agenda for the FinnFest Education Forum scheduled on August 6-7. At FinnFest, participants are invited to join the discussion with education experts from Finland and the U.S. and create an action plan to address the needs of the next generation. Register for 2014 Leadership Conference.