The Michigan Department of Education has issued a memo that offers some clarification as to what the practical impacts will be of language in the 2014-15 School Aid Fund budget requiring the MDE to retiool the MEAP test for another year of use. Please see the memo below.
MEMO #084-14: Clarification on Student Assessment for 2014-15
Submitted by Jennie Walker, Learning Specialist - Student-Athlete Services, Central Michigan University
Do you have current students hoping to take their athletic talents to the next level? Here is an overview of the new academic standards for NCAA Division I Initial-Eligibility Requirements to help you educate students, parents and staff.
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Calling all Michigan school leaders! Join us for a Digital Leadership in Education conference designed specifically for superintendents, principals, curriculum directors, technology directors, and teacher leaders. Learn what it means to be a digital leader in 2014 and bring back new techniques and strategies to effectively establish a vision and implement a strategic process that creates a 21st Century teaching and learning culture.
Did you know that eating just 100 extra calories per day could equate to about 10 extra pounds per year? That's just one of the many reasons that the USDA has implemented the Smart Snacks in School nutrition standards for all foods and beverages sold to students during the school day. These standards went into effect July 1, 2014 and apply all around your school campus. Are you ready to comply?