Minnesota Department of Education

ECSE January Leadership Call

Date: Wednesday, January 6, 2021

Time: 1:00 p.m.

Location: Microsoft Teams Event

Monthly Leadership Call – January 6th, 1:00pm

Good afternoon! Please join us on Wednesday, January 6th, 2021 for our monthly leadership call. The link is found in the above title. We will be utilizing Microsoft Teams Meeting (rather than “live”) which will allow opportunity for more interactivity. Please note: The reminders on the bottom of this agenda as we set norms for these meetings.


  1. Early Intensive Developmental and Behavioral Intervention – Nicole Berning (DHS)
  2. Community of Practice Opportunity for EC Leaders Supported through PDG – Kelly Kazeck (MDE/PDG)
  3. Common Course Catalogue Data Submissions – Carol Maliszewski (MDE)
  4. COS reporting Update – Carol Maliszewski (MDE)
  5. Family Outcome Survey – Danielle Hayden (MDE)

MN participating in a Community of Practice – process, data collection, additional reporting requirements, NEW form

  1. Help Me Grow – Year End Summary – Danielle Hayden MDE
  2. Extended School Year – Sue Thomas
  3. Minnesota Centers of Excellence UPDATE – Nick Johnson (MDE)
  4. COVID Testing Update – Nick (MDE/MDH)


Resources to be shared at OOH, January 15th, 2021 @ 10:00am Registration Link

DEC Conference, January 21st-29th, 2021

VIDEO is appreciated but not required – Please do consider if you share out verbally with the group.

MUTE when not speaking to alleviate background noise: RAISE HAND to share out loud or put questions in Chat.

Contact Information:

Danielle Hayden, Early Childhood Special Education Supervisor