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May 9, 2019 – Eric Skanson named 2019 MN NAESP National Distinguished Principal!
March 28, 2019 - 13 Principals across the state awarded the MESPA Division Leadership Award. Click here and then on each division page to read each press release.
March 27, 2019 - Jason Luksik, Jen Olson, and Dawn Brown elected to MESPA's Executive Committee.
March 13, 2019 - Kurt Becker, Dawn Brown, Eric Skanson, and Melissa Sonnek named 2019 National Distinguished Principal finalists.
December 13, 2018 - John Awsumb, Bay View Elementary, Proctor Public Schools, Selected MN's 2019 NAESP National Outstanding Assistant Principal.
December 6, 2018 - Woodland Elementary named 2019 STEM Innovation Award Winner
October 5, 2018 - MN NDP Curtis Slater Brings a Taste of Minnesota to Washington, D.C.
August 21, 2018 - Five Schools Validated as 2018-2019 Minnesota Schools of Excellence!
May 3, 2018 - Curtis Slater named 2018 MN National Distinguished Principal!
March 6, 2018 - Lisa Pikop, Darren Schuler, and Curtis Slater named 2018 National Distinguished Principal finalists.
March 1, 2018 - 13 Principals across the state awarded the MESPA Division Leadership Award. Click here and then on each division page to read each press release.
January 17, 2018 - Cuyuna Range Elementary School named inaugural 2018 STEM Innovation Award Winner
December 6, 2017 - Tracy Sexton-Oliver, Bluff View Elementary, Selected MN National Outstanding Assistant Principal.
May 10, 2017 - Jessica Cabeen, principal of Woodson Kindergarten Center, named Minnesota's 2017 National Distinguished Principal!
April 10, 2017 - Dr. Eric Skanson elected as President-Elect of MESPA.
April 10, 2017 - Jen Olson elected as Secretary-Treasurer of MESPA.
January 6, 2017 - Dr. Joey Page, principal of Richfield S.T.E.M, named 2017 Science and Mathematics Principal of the Year
December 9, 2017 - Sara Schmidt, assistant principal of XinXing Academy/Eisenhower Elementary, named 2017 National Outstanding Assistant Principal!
August 29, 2016 - Six Schools Validated as MN Schools of Excellence!
April 27, 2016 - Brad Gustafson, principal of Greenwood Elementary in Wayzata, named 2016 NDP!
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