The Community Education Advisory Council (CEAC) is a group of citizens, school district staff members and municipal representatives who advise and assist the Community Education Department regarding budget, programming, marketing, and services. CEAC members are drawn from the Proctor Public School District and Hermantown Community School District to connect resources and communities. The group meets regularly during the school year, four times a year minimally.
To recommend areas or program development according to the state guidelines
To assess the needs, desires and concerns of the communities at large as they relate to community education
To assist on items pertaining to resource identification, programs, classes, policies, and services
To expand and improve communication between community groups, agencies, municipalities, and schools and to assist in the coordination and elimination of duplication of programs and services
To serve as an ambassador for communities and school districts
To advocate for continued quality by promoting the philosophy of lifelong learning for all ages
To recommend appropriate Community Education and Services program budgets
Connection to ISD #704 (Proctor Public Schools) and/or ISD #700 (Hermantown Community Schools) – resident, business owner, student, teacher, etc.
Committed to lifelong learning
Enjoys working in a group setting
Willingness to share expertise and skills
Desire to improve and promote the connection of communities
Foster the community and school district partnership
Become knowledgeable of Community Education’s purpose, staffing, funding, current emphasis, operations and concerns.
Provide input and be an integral part of Community Education Operations by reviewing issues and assisting in the planning for the future of Community Education
Be a positive representative of Community Education within the communities