Upcoming events: January 2019

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African American Student Initiative, Phase 2: White Supremacy in Schools

The Michigan Department of Education launched Cohort 2, Phase 2 of The African American Student Initiative (TAASI): Race, Power, and Privilege. In this session, participants will explore the topic of White Supremacy in Schools. Throughout the series, discussion will center on cultural proficiency, which is about learning to respect our own and other’s identities, celebrating cultural differences,

Strategic Solutions for School Finance & Operations Drive-In Conference

Presented by MASA This collaborative workshop will provide an engaging setting for superintendents and their central office teams to learn best practices surrounding school finance and operations. Open discussion and dialog will drive the workshop, and each participating district is encouraged to present and problem solve their toughest issues during this forum. View the flyer and

Michigan School Improvement Facilitators Network

The purpose of the Michigan School Improvement Facilitators Network (MSIFN) is for facilitators to be updated on a regular basis regarding legislative educational issues; Michigan Department of Education initiatives; curriculum, instruction and assessment issues, and school improvement. Participants become aware of a variety of Professional Development opportunities throughout the state and meet valuable contact people as they network with...

African American Student Initiative, Phase 1: Assessing Culture; Valuing Diversity

The Michigan Department of Education launched Cohort 3 of Phase 1 of The African American Student Initiative (TAASI): A Journey of Cultural Proficiency and Personal Transformation. Schools are invited to participate in this 6-session professional learning opportunity.  In this session, the topic will be “Assessing Culture; Valuing Diversity.” Cultural proficiency is about learning to respect our

African American Student Initiative, Phase 1: Assessing Culture; Valuing Diversity

The Michigan Department of Education launched Cohort 3 of Phase 1 of The African American Student Initiative (TAASI): A Journey of Cultural Proficiency and Personal Transformation. Schools are invited to participate in this 6-session professional learning opportunity. In this session, the topic will be “Assessing Culture; Valuing Diversity.” Cultural proficiency is about learning to respect our own