THE HENTON HEADLINES
April 29, 2021
Here’s the scoop for the week…
Webinar with Senator Tina Smith & Commissioner Heather Mueller:
On Monday, May 3, at 9:00 am the Minneapolis Foundation is hosting a virtual meeting with Senator Smith and Commissioner Mueller who will discuss the $1.272 billion in new funding for Minnesota schools provided by the American Rescue Plan.
Please register here. The agenda and Zoom meeting details will be sent on Thursday, April 29th before the event. Your business/finance managers are also invited to attend.
Special meeting of the MASA Board of Directors to select MSHSL Representatives:
The Board of Directors will meet at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, May 4, to consider the recommendations of the MASA Executive Officers for two representatives to serve on the MSHSL Board of Directors. The Executive Officers met and considered nine letters of interest from superintendents seeking to serve as the Class A representative and four letters of interest from superintendents for the Class AA position. The Executive Officer recommendations will be sent to the Board of Directors next week.
Once all applicants have been notified of the outcome of the meeting, a notice will be sent to MASA members announcing the representatives.
"Persistent people begin their success where others end in failure." - Edward Eggleston
|April||April Military Child Month|
|April 29||Region 1 Virtual Capitol Visit|
|April 30||DUE: MDE Federal Title Grant Applications|
|May 1||DUE: MDE GEER and ESSER Applications|
|May 2||Orthodox Easter|
|May 3||MDE: Virtual Town Hall on the American Rescue Plan|
|May 3-7||National Teacher Appreciation Week|
|May 5||Cinco de Mayo|
|May 5||MASA Equity and Excellence in Education Network (1 - 2 pm)|
|May 6||MASA Master Class (10 - 11 am)|
|May 6-12||National Nurses Appreciation Week|
|May 11||“Take Five” Communication Workshop Series (Noon - 1 pm)|
|May 12||MASA Leaders of Color Affinity Group Meeting (9:30 - 10:30 am)|
|May 16||Observation of Shavuot begins|
|May 17||DUE: MDE Carl Perkins (submissions begin)|
|May 17||DUE: MDE Test WES (Post-test Edit) - late May to mid-June|
|May 17||DUE: MDE Renewal of school nutrition application - end of month|
|May 18||“Take Five” Communication Workshop Series (Noon - 1 pm)|
|May 19||“Take Five” Communication Workshop Series (Noon - 1 pm)|
|May 21-22||MN Aspiring Superintendents’ Academy|
|May 26||“Take Five” Communication Workshop Series (Noon - 1 pm)|
|May 27||“Take Five” Communication Workshop Series (Noon - 1 pm)|