Program Approval Forms are used when a district is applying for program approval in a Career and Technical Education (CTE) area or when the Perkins region is up for the five-year renewal, as designated in Minnesota Rules 3505.
Secondary Career and Technical Education Program Approval Rubrics - 9/27/12
The Program Approval Rubrics identify minimal standards and quality indicators for elements of a state-approved career and technical education program. A district must meet at least the minimal standard in each element of the rubrics to gain state approval for its career and technical education program.
Governor Mark Dayton has proclaimed November 2-8, 2014, to be Gifted and Talented Youth Week in Minnesota. In addition to recognizing the unique potential of gifted and talented youth, seize the opportunity to laud the efforts of the parents, educators, counselors and psychologists with whom they work. Their sustained efforts, coupled with the organized advocacy of the Minnesota Council for Gifted and Talented (MCGT) and the Minnesota Educators of Gifted and Talented (MEGT), help make our state one in which gifted learners are honored and valued.