Identify and analyze service
opportunities and needs for our members.
Provide advice to state policy
makers on the needs, priorities, and system of
accountability for local education programs and
other governmental agencies.
Present and serve exclusively the
participating Service Cooperatives and their members
collaboration in the delivery of programs. Promote
development of services and programs to children and
members, among state and local education and general
Develop policy to fit service
needs and issues. Anticipate future trends in the
needs of members and help develop policies and
services to accommodate the needs and issues. Bring
staff expertise to bear on major issues and
problems. Utilize the program and technical
expertise of Service Cooperative personnel through
collaboration and cooperation.
Continue the support and
development of Regional Service Cooperative staff.
Encourage internal staff development in recruitment,
orientation, training, and in new techniques.
Provide support for the successful
operations of each Service Cooperative through
regional service delivery.
Encourage Program Delivery.
Members may work together to provide collaborative
programs or services to their members, in accordance
with their enabling statue, M.S. 123A.21, subd. 7.
Act as a Liaison. Encourage,
support and foster effective working relationships
with national and state organizations including the
Legislative, Executive and Administrative bodies.