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
Full-Day Kindergarten Implementation Seminar
Register now for Transformational Full-Day Kindergarten Teachers: Motivating the Learner in EVERY Child. The Minnesota Department of Education is hosting a seminar on October 21, 2014, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Districts and charter schools are invited to learn effective practices for full-day kindergarten implementation, with a special emphasis on working with culturally and linguistically diverse students and students in poverty. For additional information, contact Debbykay Peterson.