The following project consultants are available to Scholars of Distinction students as they plan their projects. Please contact the consultant for your area of study if you need assistance planning your project or to get direction finding resources.
Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA)
University of Minnesota Talented Youth Math Program (UMTYMP)
Minnesota Academy of Sciences (MNMAS)
Minnesota Center for Social Studies Education (MNHS)
Minnesota Department of Education (MDE)
Perpich Center for Arts Education (MCAE)
Dr. Virginia McFerran
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.