Upcoming events: May 2018

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Legislative Advocacy Day: Region 3

Members of MASA’s Region 3 are invited to take part in a Legislative Advocacy Day on Wednesday, May 2. The event will include a briefing on current state legislation and issues related to public education, presentations on hot topics that impact public schools, and a training session on how to effectively engage with legislators. Attendees will

A Silent Crisis: Creating Safe and Supportive Schools for LGBTQ Students

The Lenawee Intermediate School District is hosting “A Silent Crisis: Creating Safe and Supportive Schools for LGBTQ Students,” a workshop designed to help school personnel and administrators understand, assess, and improve school climate and safety for all youth, especially those who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or questioning. Presenters include Kim Phillips-Knope, MSW; Tracy Hobbs,

Silent Crisis: Creating Safe and Supportive Schools for LGBTQ Students

The Traverse Bay Area Intermediate School District is hosting “A Silent Crisis: Creating Safe and Supportive Schools for LGBTQ Students,” a workshop designed to help school personnel and administrators understand, assess, and improve school climate and safety for all youth, especially those who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or questioning. Presenters include Kim Phillips-Knope, MDE Safe &

Spark Growth for Central Office Administrators: Building a Strong Central Office Team

Presented by MASA as part of the Horizon Leadership Academies Spark Growth was created to support central office administrators – the directors of curriculum development, human resources, finance management, special education and more who play a critical role on every district’s leadership team. Our goal is to support the work of central office administrators, and help these leaders build their

African American Student Initiative, Phase 2 – Now What?

The Michigan Department of Education’s Phase 2 of The African American Student Initiative (TAASI) continues the journey to develop and transform culturally proficient educators. Sessions will explore more deeply areas of race, power, and privilege as they are related to the institution of education. This phase is intended to expand on the awareness and transformation

2018 Women in Leadership Retreat

From start to finish, the Women in Leadership Retreat is an event designed for women who want to grow professionally, network with professionals in the field of education and beyond, and share their own expertise and insight with their peers. The 2018 Women in Leadership Retreat promises to be an enriching and inspiring experience featuring

MASA/MASB Legislative Conference

Once again, the Michigan Association of School Administrators and the Michigan Association of School Boards will be jointly hosting the Legislative Conference. The combined influence of our two organizations has an even stronger impact on legislators than either separately. Legislators and attendees have commented on the value of this joint conference and the “one-stop shop”

Legislative Advocacy Day: Region 6

Members of MASA’s Region 6 are invited to take part in a Legislative Advocacy Day on Wednesday, May 23. The event will include a briefing on current state legislation and issues related to public education, presentations on hot topics that impact public schools, and a training session on how to effectively engage with legislators. Attendees will