Academy Updates

Grand Opening Celebration for Training Academy

Please join us for the Twin Cities Metro Learning Center Grand Opening! The Minnesota Child Welfare Training Academy (MNCWTA) is hosting this event on Thursday, September 22 from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.Agenda8:30 a.m.: Coffee and l…

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Evaluation Framework

The mission of the MNCWTA (Academy) is to train and foster “the skills, expertise, and well-being of Minnesota’s child welfare workforce while nurturing a commitment to equitable child welfare practice.” One way to achieve that m…

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National BIPOC Mental Health Awareness Month

Established in 2008 through legislation from the U.S. Congress, Bebe Moore Campbell National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month (also known as BIPOC Mental Health Month) was created to highlight the unique challenges that Bla…

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Welcome Meral Acikgoz | Graduate Assistant

Learn more about Meral Acikgoz, the new Graduate Assistant for the Minnesota Child Welfare Training Academy.Meral Acikgoz is a Ph.D. student in Evaluation Studies at the University of Minnesota. She previously worked at the Inter…

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Welcome Zach Schmit | Graduate Assistant

Learn more about Zach Schmit, the new Graduate Assistant for the Minnesota Child Welfare Training Academy.What is your job title, and what will you be doing? I am the new Communications Graduate Assistant, and I will be working m…

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Public Art for Learning Spaces

In the summer of 2020, the Minnesota Child Welfare Training Academy participated in a public art event known as Roseville in Bloom, which featured twenty unique rose statues to be displayed at various locations throughout Rosevil…

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