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 Worksheet - 3/4/15
This Program Approval Worksheet is to be completed along with the Program Approval Proposal and submitted to Career and College Success at any during the school year. This Worksheet will be reviewed along the Program Approval Proposal and will be reviewed by Minnesota State rules and you will be notified of action taken.
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.
National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) is hosting their national STEM forum in Minnesota in May. This unique, STEM-focused event is where educators gather to share tools and resources for implementing STEM education into schools and communities. What makes this event so different? The people presenting! One of whom is our own Doug Paulson, agency STEM Specialist. Visit NSTA site to learn more.