As part of a series of school visits across Minnesota, Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius held roundtable discussions this week on early education and Governor Dayton’s budget. Today, the Commissioner met with Winona Superintendent Dr. Scott Hannon, teachers and administrators to talk about the current state of early education in Winona. In his budget, Governor Dayton proposed investing $84 million in early education. Read media advisory. Visit the Governor's website. See media advisory for March 25 early education roundtable in Marshall. See media advisory for March 27 early education roundtable in Moorhead.
April is Month of the Military Child (MOMC) and was first celebrated in April 1986 under former Secretary of Defense Caspar Weinberger. The MOMC recognizes military children and youth for the sacrifices they make so their parents can serve our nation. In addition, it reinforces the integral role military children and youth play in supporting their service member.
Ways to recognize youth during MOMC:
ED Review – A U.S. Department of Education Newsletter
ED Review provides a bi-weekly update on U.S. Department of Education initiatives and activities. See the latest ED Review posting on the U.S. Department of Education website.