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Is Your Personal Identity Data Protected?

Recent problems in Java technology has prompted the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (a division of Homeland Security) to post an emergency alert recommending that ALL users of ALL browsers in ALL operating systems simply disable java permanently due to Oracle's (Java developer) inability to secure the application from massive security flaws.

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For Some - It's That Time of Year - Via ASCD


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Michigan Council for Educator Effectiveness Student Learning Objectives

Below is an article that I have written to share information about the status of the Michigan Council for Educator Effectiveness. I encourage you to read and answer the questions at its end by utilizing the comment link. I am very interested in taking your feedback to my fellow members of the MCEE and hope you will share your insights.'s picture

New Guides Help School Leaders Support Common Core Implementation (and they're FREE!)

The Achieve organization, in partnership with College Summit, the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), and the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP), has released a series of action briefs on the role of school counselors, secondary school leaders, and elementary school leaders in the implementation of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS).

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Right to Work: A Primer for Principals

On December 11, 2012, Governor Snyder signed Public Act 349 of 2012, making Michigan the nation's 24th Right to Work state. While this marks a significant shift in our state's public policy, the impact of the legislation on the day-to-day responsibilities of building principals is less dramatic. Here are the major points of Right to Work that you need to know.