Department of Education Headlines
- Certificate renewal applications due July 1
The window to renew certificates that expire in 2014 opened Jan. 1. Teachers are encouraged to submit applications early for optimal processing.
- Applications open for National Youth Science Camp
Two South Dakota high school seniors will have an opportunity to travel to West Virginia this summer for the annual National Youth Science Camp, a residential science education program.
- Four SD teachers earn National Board Certification in 2013
South Dakota now boasts 103 National Board Certified teachers.
- Teachers encouraged to highlight student work at State Fair
Teachers have the opportunity to highlight their students’ best work in art, literature and photography at the 2014 South Dakota State Fair.
- ELL student population growing in SD
This story is the first in a series on the growing number of English Language Learners in South Dakota schools.
- Miss South Dakota available to read in classrooms
Tessa Dee, Miss South Dakota 2013, promotes children’s literacy by reading in classrooms and donating books.
- Learning Express Library 3.0 available now
Learning Express Library, the practice exam online resource available through the South Dakota State Library, has been updated.