Gifted and Talented Advisory Council
The Gifted and Talented Advisory Council is comprised of representatives of stakeholder groups with interest and expertise in gifted and talented education. The council provides valuable guidance and feedback to the department on socio emotional, and the instructional needs of highly able learners.
Council meetings are open to the public at the Minnesota Department of Education, 1500 Highway 36 West, Roseville, Minnesota, in Conference Center A, Room CC 3 & 4, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. During the 2013-2014 school year the council will meet on the following dates:
September 9, 2013
October 28, 2013
February 24, 2014
May 12, 2014
Professional Development Workshop
Middle and high school teams are invited to participate in a free, half-day workshop focused on the Planning for Student's Successful Transition to Postsecondary and Employment: Personal Learning Plans legislation. The law requires students to have a Personal Learning Plan no later than grade 9. Hear from several schools about strategies they are using. Join us Sept. 15 in Roseville; Sept. 18 in Rochester or Oct. 13 in Arden Hills.