As a key person in the office of the school administrator, you truly make a difference in the lives of your students, staff, administrators and the community. In an effort to assist you as you make this difference, MSSS is dedicated to providing school secretaries with all of the resources and benefits of a professional association. (Please note this is not a union organization.)
State Superintendent of Public Instruction Mike Flanagan delves into the on-going reformation of Michigan schools in his monthly podcast. He discusses the drive for innovation and flexibility in getting all students graduating from high school at greater levels and developing the highly-educated workforce to fuel Michigan's economic future.
On Friday, January 11th, I was a guest of Governor Granholm to fly with her on the state plane to visit two high schools in the Chicago area. It was like flying on Michigan’s version of Air Force One, but a lot smaller! The Governor’s plane is a prop driven Beech craft King Air. A very nice plane. It holds ten people in very close quarters.
We were told to be at the M-DOT building, Lansing airport, at 6:30 a.m., bringing no carry-ons other than small notebooks or purses. Wheels-up at 7:00 a.m. EST, wheels-down at 6:55 CST, Midway Airport, Chicago.
Here are the resources mentioned in various articles of the January '08 Bulletin.
Walk-throughs Made Easy
Beyond Content Expectations
Revised Bloom's ppt
Revised Bloom's poster