Charles Barrows STEM Academy students participate in the Invention Convention
LEARN, located in Old Lyme, Connecticut, is the local regional educational service center for southeastern Connecticut that provides comprehensive regional training and education services to individuals and organizations. LEARN serves nearly 53,000 students in 24 school districts along Connecticut’s southeast shore, including the cities of Hartford, New London, Windham, and Norwich. The region is characterized by wide racial diversity, significant minority group isolation, and large student achievement gaps.
MSAP grantees get together with one another to talk about magnet topics.
Theme Integration Courses
MSAP grantees can use these online courses to support schoolwide work... Learn more
Magnet Schools Assistance Program Technical Assistance Center
Welcome! The Magnet Schools Assistance Program Technical Assistance Center (MSAP
Center) supports the U.S. Department of Education Office of Innovation and Improvement as it provides students with equity and choice in public school education through the Magnet Schools Assistance Program (MSAP).
The MSAP Center is a technical assistance resource for MSAP grantees and the greater magnet school community. It offers tools, information, and strategies to assist in planning, implementing, and revising magnet school programs. The MSAP Center’s resources and tailored support services focus on diversity, academic excellence, and equity.
Please browse our resources page to find articles, tool kits, and newsletters about best practices and innovative approaches.
The Quarterly Newsletter
Read this issue of The Magnet Compass for useful student retention principles and strategies, including lessons and tips for engaging students and preventing student dropout.
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Dismantling Fronteras through Multicultural Education: Con Comunidad, Cariño y Coraje
Organization: National Association for Multicultural Education
Location: Tucson, AZ
Date: November 4-9, 2014
We invite you (students, parents, educators, scholars, and community activists) to participate in the 2014 conference of the National Association for Multicultural Education in Tucson, Arizona, where we will seek ways in which a critical, social justice oriented multicultural education can serve as a tool... Learn more
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Pathways to TeachingOrganization:
November 11, 2014 3:00-400 PM EASTERN
What is the best way to become a teacher? Do some pathways produce more effective teachers or teachers who are more likely to stay in the profession? Join us to explore these questions. Share your experiences in teacher training, with a critical eye toward alternative routes into... Learn more
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