Pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, section 125A.091, subdivision 13; Minnesota Rules 3525.4010; and 34 Code of Federal Regulations, section 300.511(c), the Minnesota Department of Education is required to publish the qualifications of each hearing officer judge. Each judge submits his or her own information. Choose a judge by name to view the qualifications for that individual.
Meet Minnesota's 2013 National Distinguished Principal!
Mari Lu Martens, Principal of Sibley East Elementary schools, was selected as Minnesota's 2013 National Distinguished Principal. The program honors principals who set the pace, character and quality of education children receive during their early school years -- and highlights the fundamental importance of the school principal in achieving educational excellence for pre-kindergarten through eighth grade students. “It is about doing things right, and doing the right things,” said Martens. .