Applicants, please keep the following dates in mind during your program. It is up to you to make sure your information is submitted and received before the deadlines listed below. If you have questions, please contact Wendy Behrens at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Intent to apply deadline
Social Studies 12/13/13
Theater Arts 12/13/13
Project submission deadline
Social Studies 03/10/14
Theater Arts portfolio 02/14/14
Theater Arts showcase to be determined
Decisions completed 05/05/14
Students and schools notified 05/09/14
Award Ceremony 05/17/14
The Perpich Center for Arts Education
6125 Olson Memorial Highway
Golden Valley, MN 55422
1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.
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.