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.
STEM Forum and Expo, May 20-23!
National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) is hosting their national STEM forum in Minnesota in May. This unique, STEM-focused event is where educators gather to share tools and resources for implementing STEM education into schools and communities. What makes this event so different? The people presenting! One of whom is our own Doug Paulson, agency STEM Specialist. Visit NSTA site to learn more.