Upcoming events: February 2019

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Regional Guided School Improvement Series, Session 2

MASA is sponsoring a three-day guided school improvement series to help districts with effective and efficient processes to conduct the comprehensive needs assessment, develop the school improvement plans, and consider relevant program evaluation protocols.

African American Student Initiative, Phase 2: A Historical Look at Detroit and Surrounding Cities

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 A Historical Look at Detroit and Surrounding Cities. Throughout the series, discussion will center on cultural proficiency, which is about learning to respect our own and other’s identities,

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2019 Midwinter Conference

February 6-8  |  Renaissance Center in Detroit Join your colleagues from all over the state for MASA’s 2019 Midwinter Conference! For all the details, go to www.gomasa.org/Midwinter2019.    

2019 Michigan School Testing Conference

The 2019 Michigan School Testing Conference will feature four plenary sessions focusing on early literacy development, Michigan’s state assessment components, English language acquisition, and disciplinary literacy, plus 36 clinic sessions on a variety of assessment issues and topics. Additionally, one full-day and five half-day workshops are being offered this year on the first day of the conference.

New Superintendents Leadership Academy: HR Practices and Procedures for Success

Presented by MASA New Superintendents Leadership Academy: Now Hiring! Hiring and retaining the best employees for all students and learning community is one of the most important responsibilities of a school leader. Learn why it is critical to have clearly defined, district-wide processes for creating the master schedule, staffing, and recruiting that focuses on standard practices,

African American Student Initiative, Phase 1: Manage Dynamics of Difference; Adapt to 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 “Manage Dynamics of Difference; Adapt to Diversity.” Cultural proficiency is about learning

MDE Student Growth Model – Winter 2019 Session

The Michigan Department of Education presents: Educator Evaluation & Student Growth Collaborative Workshop  Districts often have more questions than answers when it comes to accurately measuring student growth & appropriately attributing that growth to educators. This workshop will help districts better understand student growth. This two-day workshop for school administrators, principals, teachers & all others

African American Student Initiative, Phase 1: Manage Dynamics of Difference; Adapt to 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 “Manage Dynamics of Difference; Adapt to Diversity.” Cultural proficiency is about learning