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Michigan Institute for Educational Management
September 2016
Volume 12
Number 9

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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 2016-17! As a member of MIEM, everyone in your district receives the membership benefits.

Submit your membership by September 15, 2016 to be put in a special drawing, which will be held each month beginning in June through December 31, 2016!

Monthly winners so far:

  • June – Roscommon Area Public Schools
  • July – Warren Consolidated Schools
  • August – Martin Public Schools

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2016-2017 Michigan School Improvement Facilitators Network (MSIFN)


At Lansing Community College West, Lansing:

  • October 11 – 12, 2016
  • January 24 – 25, 2017
  • March 14 – 15, 2017

June 14 – 16, 2017 West Bay Beach Resort, Traverse City


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African American Young Men of Promise Initiative (AAYMPI) Fall 2016 Conference

September 16, 2016

8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Ballroom, McKenny Hall • Eastern Michigan University

Moving Beyond the Conversation

We believe in the possibility for each child to be successful in school and life. So, this year’s conference on African American young men features four themes and presenters – Nell Duke on literacy and children in poverty; David Osher on school climate and social development.

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18th Annual Facilities/Operations Director Conference & Expo

October 2 – 4, 2016

Crystal Mountain Resort, Thompsonville

This conference provides in-depth information on all important current school facilities topics. School buildings are the largest financial asset of a district. Maintaining them properly is critical to successful educational programs and this conference provides the necessary information to do it right.

Visit the conference site to learn more & register.


Executive Assistant Conference

October 25 – 26, 2016

Radisson Hotel, Lansing

School Executive Assistants have many priorities. The pressures to take on increased responsibilities are greater than ever and often require numerous skills. MIEM’s Executive Assistance Program (EAP) will help you expand your knowledge base, skills and confidence as an executive assistant.

Join us for Module 1 of the EAP Program on October 25 and Module 2 of the program on October 26.

Register online.

View the agenda and registration form for more details.


Fall 2016 School Improvement Conference Registration Open


November 21-22, 2016 • Lansing Center, Lansing

Register online

View the agenda.

Request for Presentation Proposals


MSBO Certification Classes Available for Registration

Haven't started the program yet? Please fill out the Letter of Commitment and get started today.

Register today for your classes.

Also, look through our class schedule and see what is offered.

Have questions? Please contact Debbie Kopkau or Courtney Byam.

Michigan ASCD Event

Curriculum Leaders Cohort 10 Year 1
August 2016-March 2017
MELG Building, Lansing

Instructional Rounds Series
October 2016 – June 2017
MELG Building, Lansing

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