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#MASSPchat 8/31 - Laying the Groundwork for a Successful School Year

The Topic:
With staff back in the building and students about to return, the next couple of weeks are your chance to lay the groundwork for the year ahead. This week, let's chat about the ways in which you are planning establish the foundation for a successful school year. What are your communication strategies with staff, students, and parents? What are your goals for the year and how will you keep your focus on those goals? And how are you going to balance your school commitments against your personal ones?

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Advanced Placement: What’s the Real Silver Bullet?

Mike Hobolth is the Associate Principal at Lapeer Community Schools, Zemmer Campus and has been an MASSP member since 2002.

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NHS Raises Chapter Dues

If you have not seen the recent publication or invoice from the National Honor Society, your chapter dues for a National Junior Honor Society membership have gone from $85 dollars a year to $380 dollars a year.'s picture

SAT, PSAT Developments

College Board wants to make Principals aware of an important new accommodations deadline and additional flexibility for testing students with the SAT and PSAT for the upcoming 2015-16 school year. Read on for more detail.'s picture

Become a MI College Application Week Host Site

Inspired by the American College Application Campaign, the goal of Michigan College Application Week is to help all graduating high school seniors navigate the complex college admissions process and provide the opportunity to complete at least one application by the conclusion of Michigan College Application Week. This year's event has been moved it up to October 26-30 after feedback from schools that November was too late. Help promote a college-going culture in your building by signing up to be a Michigan College Application Week host school.