National Cooperative Contract Solutions
Introducing the NJPA National Cooperative Contract Solutions Program
South Central Service Cooperative announces a new and valued benefit for our members. Members will now have direct access to more than 200 vendor contracts through the NJPA National Cooperative Contract Solutions program. Find out more.
Food Purchasing and NutriStudents Nutrition Software
SCSC is announcing a new partnership with the National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA) for a food purchasing program with national-bid out contracts.More information.
Professional Development Opportunities
Complete listings are available on the Professional Development page. To register, click on "Events & Registration."
Effective Family and Community Engagement – Oct. 14
This workshop series will emphasize how to intentionally engage families and their communities at the school/district through multiple levels. There will be hands-on, interactive activities designed to inspire teams to form partnerships that will enhance student performance. More information.
Pre K to K Cohort - Purposeful Play – Nov. 2 and April 7
This year SCSC is offering a two-day cohort on Pre-K to K Transitions This is a great opportunity for teachers and administrators to network on standards, assessments and legislative updates in the early childhood field. More information.
Making Your Metrics Dance – Nov. 4
Presented by the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits. Tools to strengthen partnership building, donor relationships and community impact. It’s time we take our organization’s stories to the next level. The goal of this workshop is to provide you with a set of tools and approaches that will help you position your metrics and express an evolving story that broadens and deepens your relationship with board members, partners, donors and community advocates. SCSC members attend at a discounted rate. Information and registration.
Arts Integration Teacher Workshops – Nov. 11
Presented by the Perpich Center for Arts Education. Join us for an exciting workshop to explore arts integration as a powerful way to increase student learning and help build student engagement. More information.
Educational Resources of Minnesota
Need graduate level credit for salary advancement or license renewal? Our classes provide educators with the tools needed to be a great teacher! Learn More.
Environmental Resource Center
FREE materials to assist schools and families to address behavior and public health risks. A collection of valuable resource materials are available free of charge to schools, parents and community leaders who make decisions in complex and controversial environments from the Environmental Resource Center. More information.
Student Academic Enrichment
Look for our student events postcard in the mail!
Minnesota Academic Decathlon
®: Register your team today!
The 2015-2016 theme is India. Learn More.
Science & Nature Conference: Registration Open!
The 2015 conference will be held Oct. 27 at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter. Learn more.