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#MASSPchat - Teacher Shortage

This week's topic is "Teacher Shortage." You can find more information and the questions listed below. Here is a Storify summary of last week's discussion.

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Keeping Your School's Fundraising and Other Money Collection Processes on the Straight and Narrow

Written by Matt Alley, Director of Student Services, MASSP and MASC/MAHS Michigan Student Leadership

Whether it's tickets for the homecoming dance or a fundraiser for one of your many school-wide clubs, student volunteers are often recruited to collect funds during lunch or after school throughout the year. No matter the person or the event, there are a number of important accountability standards and checks and balances to have in place to ensure everyone and everything stays on the straight and narrow.

Student Accountability

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MDE Communications to Note - Week of Oct. 2

Each week, MASSP looks through all of the MDE communications sent to the field, including Memos and Spotlight, to ensure that you're aware of important information and deadlines. On Thursday, several MDE Memos were issued that you don't want to miss regarding 21f changes and Educator workforce white papers and webinars. Each memo can be found below.

MEMO #107-17
Section 21f Education Development Plan Requirement Change

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PSAT & SAT Teacher Tools are Here!

You asked and the folks at the College Board and Khan Academy listened! Teachers who have been supporting students as they are using the Official SAT Practice in Khan Academy requested the ability to track student progress and this is now possible. There are many possible uses and applications for the new "teacher tools" that can allow teachers, counselors and principals to monitor student progress within Khan Academy.

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Principal, Assistant Principal and CTE Administrator of the Year - Nominate Your Best

Building leaders do so much for so many, yet are oftentimes unsung heroes. What a better way to celebrate Principals Month than to help MASSP put the spotlight on excellent leadership? Nominate your outstanding administrator for Michigan's 2018 Principal, Assistant Principal or CTE Administrator of the Year award.

MASSP is currently accepting nominations for the following awards:

  • High School Principal of the Year
  • Middle Level Principal of the Year
  • CTE Administrator of the Year
  • Assistant Principal of the Year

Although there can only be one winner in each category, the nomination itself is a great honor for anyone lucky enough to receive it.