MEMSPA State Conference 2016

Dec 07 - Dec 09, 2016 Traverse City, MI

Michigan Elementary & Middle School Principals Association (MEMSPA) is a community of principals dedicated to advocating, leading and learning. It is the vital knowledge network and voice for principals in Michigan, shaping effective solutions for everyday problems and emerging challenges. Join in for MEMSPA State Conference on Dec 7-9, 2016 at Traverse City, Michigan,  which is designed to offer elementary and middle level administrators a broad range of current topics necessary for continued professional and administrative growth.

Learn more at the MEMSPA website.

2016 Michigan Collaborative Early Childhood Conference

Nov 29 - Dec 01, 2016 Dearborn, MI

The Michigan Association for the Education of Young Children (MiAEYC) is committed to improving the education and welfare of children from birth through age eight. MiAEYC supports the professional development of its members through quality training, materials and services. The goal of the conference is to provide participants with a format for discussion of current information regarding research studies, collaborative planning and teaching strategies, a sharing of ideas and techniques, and an affirmation of the importance of establishing a rich, supportive environment and high-quality services for young children and their families. Join in for 2016 Michigan Collaborative Early Childhood Conference on Nov 29 - Dec 1, 2016 at the Royal Dearborn Hotel, MI.

Learn more at the MiAEYC website.

Reading Recovery Council of Michigan 2016 Institute

Nov 17 - Nov 18, 2016 Troy, MI

The purpose of Reading Recovery® Council of Michigan (RRCM) is to provide a statewide voice and vision for Reading Recovery, support research regarding literacy interventions and promote mutual understanding and cooperation among early literacy educators. RRCM plans and hosts the yearly Michigan Reading Recovery Institute which is designed for trained and in-training Reading Recovery teachers, teacher leaders, trainers, superintendents, principals, and school board members. Join in to get an in-depth study of issues related to Reading Recovery teaching and training on Nov 17-18, 2016 at Somerset Inn, Troy, MI.

Learn more at the RRCM website.

GrapeSEED Day!

Nov 09, 2016 Vernon, MI

Come see a GrapeSEED classroom in action! Corunna Public Schools is hosting a "GrapeSEED Discovery Day" in Vernon, MI on November 9th. Just pick a grade and time of your choice. Come meet us and talk to educators who will be present on site to answer your questions.

Corunna Public Schools
Nellie Reed Elementary
201 East Washington Street
Vernon, MI 48476

Click here to Sign Up.

2016 MAS/FPS 47th Fall Directors Institute

Oct 05 - Oct 07, 2016 Acme, MI

The Michigan Association of State and Federal Program Specialists exists to organize, unify, and nourish an alliance of individuals and organizations concerned with Compensatory Education. The mission is to build capacity of educational leaders to implement effective State and Federal programs to increase achievement for all students. Each year they come together as an educational community to share, learn and network around State and Federal Programs. Please join in a program on October 5-7, 2016, to learn a collaborative approach to meet Students’ needs at Grand Traverse Resort, Acme MI.

Learn more at the MAS / FPS website.


Students at the Mars Elementary School in Berrien Springs Public Schools.

In the US, we started in Michigan, and today, we are proud of the fact that teachers, principals, and superintendents across Michigan are able to validate the significant gains their schools have realized as a result of using GrapeSEED. We look forward to continuing our work with the state’s schools to promote literacy for all English learners, including English Language Learners (ELL) students, English as a Second Language (ESL) students, and other Limited English Proficiency (LEP) students and struggling readers.

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