- The MASSP Board Directors met yesterday and today here in Mt. Pleasant and covered a variety of issues. Some of the highlights include:
- The website has been overhauled and updated with many new features available for members to view. If you are having any trouble logging in please call the MASSP office and they can get you up and running in just a few minutes.
Head on over to mymassp.com/awards for the form
I am writing from Michigan State University about a ground breaking project linking high schools in the United States with high schools in Algeria. This "Partnership Schools Program," funded by the U.S. State Department, is a collaborative program between Michigan State University, Creative Associates International in Washington, D.C., and the Algerian Ministry of National Education.
November 29, 2007
WHAT: The Michigan Department of Education will publicly release the Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) School Report Cards for Michigan’s public high schools and school districts. This is the annual report of AYP, as required by the federal No Child Left Behind Act.
WHEN: Friday, November 30, 2007
WHERE: Go to the Michigan Department of Education website
With college tuition costs rising and the state of government finances unsteady, a number of Republican members on the House Education Committee expressed concern Tuesday that legislation allowing communities to create "promise zones" to provide financial aid for students' higher education (HB 5375) would be risky business with taxpayer money.