Competitive-859-State Fiscal Year 2013- Round 2 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.
May 28, 2013 through June 30, 2014
No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, Title V, Part B, Subpart I, Charter Schools Programs CFDA 84.282A
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.