State Approved Alternative Programs – Series 1 of 5: What is Alternative about your program?

Date: August 27, 2019

Time: 8:00-10:00 a.m.

Location: Webinar 

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Description: This session is the first in a course of 5 that will engage participants in alternative programming, and the practices and strategies to support students who are "at-risk" of dropping out. Each session will build on the previous one. Other session dates in this series:

9-3-19 Flexible Scheduling - will include examples of extended and hybrid models.

9-10-19 Flexible Curriculum - will include examples around models of blended and project-based learning.

9- 24-19 Flexible Instruction - practices of personalized and competency-based instruction.

10-1-19 Discussion around how to create an alternative program - next steps.

Presenters: Sally Reynolds and others.

Event Type: Virtual facilitation of information and discussion.

Audience: Those interested in the effective and evidence-based approaches to providing alternative programming.

Sponsor: Alternative & Extended Learning

Fee: none

Register: Register in advance for the August 27, 2019 Session

Registration deadline: August 26, 2019

Contact Name: Sally Reynolds, 651-582-8567

Contact Terry Alvarado, 651-582-8749 to request a reasonable accommodation to participate in this event or to request use of our designated rooms for nursing mothers or prayer while you are visiting us. Please note: The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) requires a two-week advance notice to provide accommodations and 48-hour notice to cancel the request.