Minnesota Seeking Citizen Involvement

The Office of the MN Secretary of State today published the monthly list of vacancies on State Commissions, Boards and Advisory Committees. Among the vacancies that exist:

  • 14 positions on the ONLINE & DIGITAL LEARNING COUNCIL,
  • 1 position for a Elementary Principal on the BOARD OF SCHOOL ADMINISTRATORS, and
  • 1 position for a Classroom Teacher, and 1 position for a School Administrator on the BOARD OF TEACHING.

For more information on all of the available positions and/or to apply visit the MN Secretary of State’s website:

https://commissionsandappointments.sos.state.mn.us/Position/

Charter school administrators and teachers are encouraged to consider applying for positions to ensure that there is a voice from the chartered school community at the table of these boards and advisory councils.

2017 Legislative Session Priorities

HAPPY NEW YEAR !

Today, the Minnesota Legislature convenes for the 2017 Session under Republican Leadership in both the House of Representatives and State Senate for only the second time in the last 40 years. As you may know, in odd-numbered years the legislature focuses on the state budget and major policy initiatives.

So what are the funding and policy priorities that the MN Association of Charter Schools will be seeking in 2017?  This FRIDAY, JANUARY 6th @ 10:30 there will be a Webinar about the Association’s 2017 Legislative Priorities . Pre-registration is required.

LOOKING AHEAD – MARCH 8th – CHARTER SCHOOL DAY @ THE CAPITOL