Date: May 19, 2014
Time(s): 1-3 p.m.
Location: Minnesota Department of Education, Lobby Conference Room
Description: Quarterly meeting of members of the Minnesota Braille and Talking Book Library Advisory Committee
Event Type: Meeting
Target Audience: Advisory Committee members, Library patrons, public
Sponsor: Minnesota Braille and Talking Book Library
Contact: Catherine A. Durivage
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.