State Early Learning Scholarships - Regional Administration – Round Two
To coordinate and administer State Early Learning Scholarships for children with the highest need in order to increase access to high-quality early childhood programs and support school-readiness of children.
September 25, 2013 through June 30, 2015
Minnesota 2013 Session Law, Chapter 116, Article 8, section 2, Early Learning Scholarships
Prairie Five Community Action Council, Inc. – Region 6E
Prairie Five Community Action Council, Inc. – Region 6W
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.