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This month October 2019November 2019

New Superintendents Leadership Academy

This session of the New Superintendents Leadership Academy will be in conjunction with the MASA Fall Conference. The focus of this session will be on building cohesive governance teams and fostering positive relationships with stakeholders. 9 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Board Governance Teams, Presented by Michigan Association of School Boards 10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

African American Student Initiative, Phase 2, Cohort 3 – East Lansing

The Michigan Department of Education is launching Cohort 3 of Phase 2 of The African American Student Initiative (TAASI): Race, Power, and Privilege: Dismantling Through Dialogue. Schools are invited to participate in this 6-session professional learning opportunity. Cultural proficiency is about learning to respect our own and other’s identities, celebrating cultural differences, mitigating marginalization, disparities, and disproportionality, while systemically integrating behavior

MASA Fall 2019 Conference

MASA Fall 2019 Conference When: September 18-20, 2019 Where: Grand Traverse Resort and Spa Overnight Accommodations The Grand Traverse Resort offers many different types of accommodations ranging in price from $187 per night to $248 per night. The daily resort fee is $14.95. Hotel Guestroom: $187 per night Tower Guestrooms: $230 per night One Bedroom

African American Student Initiative, Phase 1, Cohort 4 – Battle Creek

The Michigan Department of Education launched Cohort 4 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 that works to close the achievement gap for systemically marginalized groups in Michigan. Learn more. Topics Include: Overview

African American Student Initiative, Phase 1, Cohort 4 – East Lansing

The Michigan Department of Education launched Cohort 4 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 that works to close the achievement gap for systemically marginalized groups in Michigan. Learn more. Topics Include: Overview

African American Student Initiative, Phase 1, Cohort 4 – Livonia

The Michigan Department of Education launched Cohort 4 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 that works to close the achievement gap for systemically marginalized groups in Michigan. Learn more. Topics Include: Overview

African American Student Initiative, Phase 1, Cohort 4 – Livonia

The Michigan Department of Education launched Cohort 4 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 that works to close the achievement gap for systemically marginalized groups in Michigan. Learn more. Topics Include: Overview

Webinar: Booster Clubs

Booster Clubs, PTOs, and other district support groups can benefit districts with resources and support, but if these groups are not treated appropriately the legal issues can get complicated and costly. In light of GASB 84 and its new rules related to fiduciary accounts it is critical that districts understand and their existing and future