||Region 3 ESA is the result of a collaborative planning effort
of Mid-Central Education Cooperative, South Central Education
Cooperative, James Valley Education Cooperative, and the DIAL
Consortium. Mid-Central is the fiscal agent.
Region 3 ESA
endeavors to serve the rural districts in the region. In an
effort to effectively disseminate information and effectively
communicate with its districts, the Region 3 ESA has established
this web page.
Representatives from several participating school districts
in Region 3 ESA and staff from the Educational Cooperatives
met to develop a vision and plans for the ESA. In collaboration,
the following goals were developed for implementation in Year
Goal One: All schools in Region 3 ESA will receive
training and assistance in curriculum development processes
that will result in a quality-defined written curriculum.
By June 1, 2005, the implementation of effective curriculum
processes will increase student achievement in reading and
mathematics as measured by the Dakota STEP tests.