The Minnesota Department of Education Food and Nutrition Service requires that Summer Food Service Program sponsors monitor program operations at sponsored sites and communicate changes to sponsor monitoring requirements.
Sponsor Site Visit Report Complete this form while conducting a site visit during the first week of operation for each new Summer Food Service Program site or any sites having operational deficiencies in the past year.
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.