John Moorse is the Director of the Division of Student Support at the Minnesota Department of Education. The division is responsible for Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) Federal Title programs.
Before joining the department, John worked in a public school district for 30 years as a second grade teacher, curriculum staff development coordinator, assistant principal and elementary principal. John also worked for a number of years as a teacher in summer migrant programs. He received his B.A. degree from the University of Minnesota, Morris and his Master’s and Education School Administration Sixth Year degrees from St. Cloud State University.
History Day Winter Webinars
The Minnesota Historical Society (MHS) is offering webinars on History Day. Teachers are invited to attend an hour-long webinar about different aspects of the History Day project. The webinars are spaced over the winter season and reflect the general History Day project timeline. Topics include: • History Day Theme, Nov. 11, 3-4 p.m. • Thesis Statement, Dec. 11, 3-4 p.m. • Project Organization, Jan. 6, 3-4 p.m. • Competitions and Judging, Feb. 3, 3-4 p.m.