Minnesota Goes to College: Site Coordinator Workshop

Date: April 27, 2020

Time: 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Location: Minnesota Department of Education (MDE), 1500 Highway 36 West, Roseville, MN, 55113, Conference Center B, Room 15. Find directions to MDE. MDE has complimentary visitor parking.

Description: At this workshop, participants can meet with other site coordinators to generate and share ideas for fun student activities, engaging your school community, and celebrating application and Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) completion. Breakout sessions on specific college exploration and financial aid topics will also be available. Minnesota College Goal co-chairs will share important initiative updates for 2020-2021 school year and provide resources for schools. New and experienced site coordinators are encouraged to attend.

Presenters: Beth Barsness and Kathleen Klima, Minnesota Goes to College Co-Chairs

Event Type: Workshop

Audience: High School Counselors, College Access Program Staff, Career Center Specialists

Sponsor: Career and College Success Division

Fee: None

Register: Register for the Minnesota Goes to College Site Coordinator Workshop

Materials to bring with you: If you have hosted College Knowledge Month or FAFSA events in the past, bring a copy of a resource you have used that you would be willing to share.

Notes: Training is in Conference Center B. Continue on Commerce Street past the MDE main entrance and the first two parking lot entrances until you reach the west parking lot.

Contact Information: Beth Barsness, 651-582-8336

Please contact Beth Barsness two weeks before the event to request a reasonable accommodation or the use of our nursing or prayer rooms. The MDE campus in Roseville, Minnesota, is tobacco free. This policy includes the building, parking lots and grounds.