Contact: Keith Hovis, 651.582.8275 (o) 651.308.2252 (c) or firstname.lastname@example.org
ROSEVILLE – On Tuesday,September 4, Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius will kick off the new school year at Sheridan Hills Elementary School in Richfield. Commissioner Cassellius will meet with staff before heading out to greet kids as they arrive.
Who: Minnesota Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius
What: First day of school
Where: Sheridan Hills Elementary School, 6400 Avenue South, Richfield, MN 55423
When: Commissioner Cassellius will arrive at 8:00 am, students should begin arriving around 8:20 am.
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.