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Young man uses machinery with help from an instructor
Think of a child you care about. How would you define success for that child? MWCC is collaborating with the Minnesota Department of Education and College and Career Readiness and Success Center to help bring that vision to life for Minnesota students.
Staff from Illinois pilot districts brainstorm at a CBE event.
Competency-based education gives students the flexibility to learn and earn credit in different ways. The Midwest Comprehensive Center is working with the Illinois State Board of Education to support 15 districts as they pilot competency-based systems.
A student looks at a model of a molecule.
The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction and the Midwest Comprehensive Center teamed up to reframe educators’ notions of scientific inquiry.
Illinois early childhood team
At a recent convening co-hosted by the Midwest Comprehensive Center, early childhood staff from Illinois met educators from other states, learned about initiatives that can inform their work, and developed action plans.
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Here at the Midwest Comprehensive Center, we provide education agencies in Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, and Wisconsin with expertise and resources that can be used to improve student outcomes. Watch our video to learn more!
Family resource handbook team
Supporting the state's mission to provide targeted support for English learners, the Midwest Comprehensive Center worked with the Minnesota Department of Education on a cultural competency project, including conducting a listening tour and helping update a family resource handbook.