The 0-4 Census Online Data Submission System is a web-based interactive data collection for districts to report the number of resident children ages 0-4. This data is necessary in order to calculate funding for the School Readiness Program (Minn. Stat. 123D.16) and the Early Childhood Family Education Program (Minn. Stat. 124D.135).
District are required to submit the number of children ages 0-4 as of September 1, of each year, who are residing in their district as of October 1. The deadline for reporting these counts is December 2 of each year.
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Gifted and Talented Education Symposium – June 9-12
Registration is now open for the sixth annual Hormel Foundation Gifted and Talented Education Symposium—a collaboration between the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE), the Hormel Foundation and Austin School District. Daily sessions address best practices on the assessment of students for services, program models, social and emotional needs, instructional strategies, under-represented populations, under-achievement, integration of STEM and technology as well as specific content in the areas of science, mathematics, language arts and social studies.