Location: Minnesota Department of Education, Lobby Conference Room
Description: Quarterly meeting of members of the Minnesota Braille and Talking Book Library Advisory Committee
Event Type: Meeting
Target Audience: Advisory Committee members, Library patrons, public
Sponsor: Minnesota Braille and Talking Book Library
Contact: Catherine A. Durivage
Contact Phone: 507-384-6860
Meet Minnesota's 2013 National Distinguished Principal!
Mari Lu Martens, Principal of Sibley East Elementary schools, was selected as Minnesota's 2013 National Distinguished Principal. The program honors principals who set the pace, character and quality of education children receive during their early school years -- and highlights the fundamental importance of the school principal in achieving educational excellence for pre-kindergarten through eighth grade students. “It is about doing things right, and doing the right things,” said Martens. .