Proposals should include the following information: Title of the Project, Description of the Project Goal(s), Timeline of procedures and activities, Participants, Budget,Short-term plan for project evaluation and collection of data to show impact on student learning.
Proposals will be evaluated using the following criteria:
--Project will impact elementary, middle, or high school students' learning in the content and skills of social studies.
--Project demonstrates creative and engaging techniques to teach social studies.
--Project is clearly aligned to the 2011 Minnesota Social Studies Standards.
--Participants' commitment to present the project at the MCSS Spring Conference.
Mini-grants are intended to fund new projects, and may not be used to fund ongoing programs, the regular purchase of classroom supplies, or teacher stipends. Contact Emma Ryan with questions firstname.lastname@example.org