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September 2015
Volume 11
Number 9

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Mark Your Calendar for These Upcoming Events

See all upcoming professional development opportunities MIEM has to offer.

MSBO Certification – What’s on Deck?

Check to see if you need these upcoming classes for your MSBO certification.

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Renew Your Investment In You and Your District’s Professional Development

It’s time for you to renew your investment in your district’s professional development for 2015-16! As a member of MIEM, everyone in your district receives the membership benefits.

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The 17th Annual Facilities/Operations Director Conference – Together, Towards Tomorrow – Starts Today!

October 4-6, 2015 • Crystal Mountain Resort
Thompsonville, MI

The 17th Annual Facilities/Operations Director Conference is now open for registration. This is a unique conference offering more school facilities topics than anywhere else. Get up to date information on school maintenance’s impact on special education, alternative energy, successful contracting and much more!

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2015-16 Michigan School Improvement Facilitators Network (MSIFN)


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MDE Fall 2015 ISD/RESA/Ed Org School Improvement Conference Preview


October 19, 2015 • Lansing Community College West, Lansing

This one-day Conference Preview is designed to focus on School Improvement, Accreditation Initiatives, and Tools rolling out at the Fall School Improvement Conference on November 16 & 17, 2016.

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Leaders at All Levels
Maximum Effort with Minimum Resources – Joining Leaders at All Levels

Kellogg Center, East Lansing

now open.

Monday, October 26: Pre-Conference Day: Featuring two sessions of three-hour certification classes

Tuesday, October 27-28: Main Conference: Tuesday will feature a full day of sessions with a reception and fun evening event. Conference adjourns Wednesday at 1:30 pm

This year two of MIEM’s most popular conferences will merge into one - MIEM’s Support Staff Conference for Administrative Professionals & the Blue Stockings Conference.

It’s the best of both worlds.

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Marketing Your School – Online Class

October 1-31, 2015

Learn the importance of being an ambassador for your school district on or off the job; the importance of keeping the community up-to-date with the school district’s goals and challenges; techniques and factors that are considered by public relations specialists when marketing a school to their community.

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Michigan Department of Education Fall Improvement Conference and RFP Submission Due September 30, 2015

November 16-17, 2015
Lansing Center, Lansing

Registration now available! Visit the conference site for more information.

Pre-Conference 1-4 p.m.
Regular Conference 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

To submit an RFP click here:

Michigan ASCD Events

SAT: Strengthening Instructional Practices for Success
October 8, 2015 – MELG Building, Lansing

Andrew Miller – Integrating Technology & Formative Assessment

November 5, 2015 – Genesee ISD, Genesee Career Institute

Experienced Curriculum Leaders Institute – Cohort 7

November 11, 2015 - February 16, 2016 – MELG Building, Lansing

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