Leader | Michigan Association of School Administrators

The MASA Leader magazine is published three times per year. This journal style publication shares articles designed to help MASA members discover best-practices, as well as showcase innovation already happening in MASA member districts.

Advertising opportunities in the Leader are handled by the publisher, Apogee Publications. MASA sponsors and business affiliates are eligible for discounted rates. For details, contact Kathleen Pishotta, Apogee Sales Manager, at (888) 371-4933.

Leader, Summer 2017: Excellence and Leadership

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Leader Digital Feature • Legislative Voice: MPSERS Changes on the way
• 200+ Sign Letter to Congress to Protect Title II-A Funding
New Principals Network offers PD for the Principals in your District
Michigan Association of Secondary School Principals offers this program to support secondary principals in their first five years on the job. Learn more here.

Bonus Video Features:
Watch Saginaw ISD Superintendent Kathy Stewart give an MASA Ed Talk about Math in the Mail at the 2017 MASA Midwinter Conference.


Southfield Public Schools chooses a purposeful evaluation process that they use for the administrators from the superintendent down, to align its district goals. Superintendent Dr. Lynda Wood, Trustee Yolanda Charles and other administrators talk about the system.

Lansing School District Superintendent Yvonne Caamal Canul is interviewed and offers perspectives on receiving the AASA Women in School Leadership award, district leadership, what it means to be an urban district leader and shares stories from her career as an educator – from teacher to superintendent.

Leader, Winter 2017: Innovation

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Leader Digital Feature • Legislative Voice: Budget Battle May be Brewing
• K-12 Administrative Certification: Michigan’s Only Alternative Path to Leadership
• Culturally Responsive Training Provides a New Way to Look at Students, Education

 

Bonus Video Feature:
St. Johns Public School Superintendent Dr. Dedrick Martin talks about the evolution, community involvement and innovative thinking that went into development of their agriculture-focused STEM elementary school.

Leader Archive

Fall 2016: Service-Leadership-Collaboration-Excellence
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Spring 2016: INSPIRE
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Winter 2016: CONNECT
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Fall 2015: EQUIP
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Spring 2015: New Design for Change
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Winter 2015: New Voices for Change
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Fall 2014: New Tools for Change
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Spring 2014: Systemic Reform
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Winter 2014: Student Engagement
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Fall 2013: Bridge to the Future
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Spring 2013: Collaboration and Evaluation
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Winter 2013: Lifelong Learning
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Fall 2012: Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment
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Spring, 2012: Inspiration-Building a Culture of Educational Growth
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Winter, 2012: Systemic Change – Building a Culture of Educational Growth
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Fall, 2011: Vision – Building a Culture of Educational Growth
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Spring, 2011: Growing High Quality Teachers and Leaders
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Winter, 2011: Innovation
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