Information on the consolidation options open to school districts and a document detailing the history of Minnesota school district reorganization.
Academic Pairing Agreements
- 9/23/13 Academic pairing agreements are formal, written agreements between two or more school districts through which entire grade levels of students and staff are shared.
School District Reorganization Alternatives
- 10/19/11 Reorganization can be a means of maintaining and improving programs and services for students, effectively utilizing staff and school facilities, and reducing operational costs and improving financial conditions of a school district.
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.