Regional Centers of Excellence
Develop partnerships with local and regional service cooperatives, postsecondary institutions, integrated school districts, MDE, children's mental health providers, or other local or regional entities interested in providing a cohesive and consistent delivery system that serves all schools equitably with the Northeast, West Central, and Southwest regional areas.
November 18, 2013 – June 30, 2014
Laws of Minnesota 2013, Chapter 116, Article 2, Section 7
Lakes Country Service Cooperative
Northeast Service Cooperative
Southwest/West Central Service Cooperative
Back-to-School Leadership Conference
FinnFest Education Forum
The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) and the Minnesota Association of School Administrators (MASA) present the 2014 Back-to-School Leadership Conference, August 5-6. Bring your team! NOTE: The Back-to-School Leadership Conference has been designed to be compatible with the agenda for the FinnFest Education Forum scheduled on August 6-7. At FinnFest, participants are invited to join the discussion with education experts from Finland and the U.S. and create an action plan to address the needs of the next generation. Register for 2014 Leadership Conference.