Competitive - 859 - State Fiscal Year 2013 - Charter Schools Program (CSP) Planning and Implementation Grant Opportunity
To increase understanding of the national charter school model and expand the number of high-quality charter schools available to students across the nation by providing financial assistance for planning, program design and initial implementation of new charter schools.
AWARD TERM DATES
January 25, 2013 through August 31, 2013
FUNDING SOURCE (CFDA if federal)
Federal No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, Title V, Part B, Subpart I, Charter Schools Programs, 84.282A
Upper Mississippi Academy
Vermilion Country School
West Concord Public School
West Side Summit
Meet the 2015 Science Mathematics Principal
John Garcia, principal of Cedar Park Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) School in Apple Valley, has been named the 2015 Science and Mathematics Elementary and Middle Level Principal of the Year. Created through a partnership between the Science Museum of Minnesota and the Minnesota Elementary School Principals’ Association (MESPA), the award recognizes the importance of fostering lifelong science literacy and the key role principals play in developing a culture that encourages student interest in math and science.