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
U.S. Senate Youth Applications Due Oct. 24
Minnesota 11th- or 12th-grade students who hold an elected office in student government or civic or community organization during the 2014-15 school year are eligible to apply for the U.S. Senate Youth Program. Established in 1962, the program offers a unique educational experience for outstanding high school students interested in pursuing careers in public service. Two selected student leaders from each state, District of Columbia and the Dept. of Defense Education Activity will spend a week in Washington, March 7-14, 2015, experiencing their national government in action. Visit the U.S. Senate Youth Website.