The FY 2015 Referendum Revenue, Location Equity Revenue and Equity Revenue spreadsheet has been updated to reflect referendum phase-outs for FY 2015 and minor corrections to referendum allowances for districts with inflation-adjusted levies that were recently renewed. Also posted is an outline of a presentation given at the Minnesota School Boards Association "Board-Approved Levy" seminars by Tom Melcher in July 2013. See the documents on the School Finance - Funding Projections and Trends web page or access them individually below.
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.