Title I Committee of Practitioners Membership Application for 2013-14
The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) is seeking applications from educators, parents, members of local school boards, nonpublic school representatives, pupil services personnel and community members to serve on the 2013-2014 Title I Committee of Practitioners (COP).
The COP provides MDE ongoing recommendations on a variety of issues related Title I programs. The Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) of 2001, section 1903, requires each state that receives Title I funds to ensure that any state rules, regulations, and policies relating to Title I conform to the purposes of Title I, and provide any such proposed rules, regulations, and policies to the Title I COP for review and comment.
If you are interested please complete the survey below by July 19, 2013. MDE staff will contact you via email regarding the status of your application.
Meet the 2015 Science Mathematics Principal
John Garcia, principal of Cedar Park Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) School in Apple Valley, has been named the 2015 Science and Mathematics Elementary and Middle Level Principal of the Year. Created through a partnership between the Science Museum of Minnesota and the Minnesota Elementary School Principals’ Association (MESPA), the award recognizes the importance of fostering lifelong science literacy and the key role principals play in developing a culture that encourages student interest in math and science.