Federal and State Financial Aid
National Training for Counselors and Mentors (NT4CM): Funding Education Beyond High School, is sponsored by Federal Student Aid, the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators, and the National Council of Higher Education Loan Programs.
NT4CM workshops will take place from November through January at various locations throughout the state. For more information or to register, simply visit the official NT4CM Web site at www.fsa4counselors.ed.gov/nt4cm, click on Registration and choose Florida. You may also contact Florida coordinator Kelly Harrison at Kelly.Harrison@fldoe.org for more details.
Following are dates and locations for upcoming
Floridas Proposed New Science Standards
Input concerning the proposed standards can also be provided during four public meetings scheduled to take place in November at the following locations:
November 7, RA Gray Building, Tallahassee
For more information, please contact Todd Clark,
Office of Mathematics and Science, at (850) 245-0764 or visit www.fldoestem.org.
Call for Proposals -- 2008 Just Read, Florida!
K-12 Leadership Conference
As we prepare for the upcoming conference, we are
issuing a Call for Proposals. Florida principals, coaches, and district
leaders will have first priority for selection, and team presentations
are strongly encouraged. Please encourage your colleagues to submit a
proposal to celebrate and highlight the literacy accomplishments in your
district. All proposals must be submitted electronically at
on or before Dec. 16, 2007. You will be notified of your proposal receipt
upon submission and informed of its acceptance by Dec. 21, 2007.
St. Petersburg College Dedicates EpiCenter to Former
Sullivan, a respected orthopedic surgeon, is credited
with making St. Petersburg College a four-year institution. Since beginning
his service in the Florida Senate in 1992, Sullivan has taken on the following
positions: chair of the Florida Senate Budget Subcommittee on Education,
member of the Task Force on Public School Funding and Legislative Budgeting
Commission, the Senate Education Committee and the Senate Children and
Families Committee. Sullivan was also appointed by Florida's governor
to the Florida Commission on Education Reform and Accountability. For
Environmental Education Grant Competition
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