Alternatives to Suspension Grant Opportunity
Build the capacity of schools to develop a systemic approach to alternatives-to-suspension and implement evidence-based interventions that reduce the number of out-of-school suspensions.
March 19, 2013 through September 30, 2013
CFDA 84.027A, Special Education – Grants to States, PL 108-446 PT-B, of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act
North Saint Paul/Maplewood Public Schools
Winona Public Schools
Duluth Public Schools
Saint Cloud Public Schools
Cindy Shevlin-Woodcock, 651-582-8656
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.