Regional Centers of Excellence
Develop partnerships with local and regional service cooperatives, postsecondary institutions, integrated school districts, MDE, children's mental health providers, or other local or regional entities interested in providing a cohesive and consistent delivery system that serves all schools equitably with the Northeast, West Central, and Southwest regional areas.
November 18, 2013 – June 30, 2014
Laws of Minnesota 2013, Chapter 116, Article 2, Section 7
Lakes Country Service Cooperative
Northeast Service Cooperative
Southwest/West Central Service Cooperative
U.S. Senate Youth Applications Due Oct. 24
Minnesota 11th- or 12th-grade students who hold an elected office in student government or civic or community organization during the 2014-15 school year are eligible to apply for the U.S. Senate Youth Program. Established in 1962, the program offers a unique educational experience for outstanding high school students interested in pursuing careers in public service. Two selected student leaders from each state, District of Columbia and the Dept. of Defense Education Activity will spend a week in Washington, March 7-14, 2015, experiencing their national government in action. Visit the U.S. Senate Youth Website.