December
December 4, 2018
MDE Seeks Public Comment for Alternate Assessment Waiver

Michigan Department of Education Press Release – The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) is seeking public comment on its application for a renewal of its federal waiver on the one-percent cap for the participation rate regarding students taking the state’s alternate assessment (MI-Access).

December 3, 2018
Academic Achievement Focus of Federal Grants to 72 Michigan School Districts

Michigan Department of Education Press Release — Seventy-two school districts statewide are receiving nearly $4.5 million in grants to increase academic achievement through high-quality educator instruction and administrator leadership, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) announced today.

November
November 30, 2018
First Educators Selected for Innovative Educator Corps

Michigan Department of Education Press Release – The Michigan Department of Education is celebrating the first-round selection of educators to be part the new, statewide Innovative Educator Corps (IEC).

November 27, 2018
MDE, CEPI Part of New Collaboration to Improve Michigan Schools

Michigan Department of Education Press Release – The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) is part of a unique new government/university collaboration over research projects designed to improve performance at K-12 public schools statewide.

November 26, 2018
Ingham ISD Closed

Ingham ISD programs and services will be closed today due to inclement weather.

November 21, 2018
Ingham ISD Board Meeting Actions

Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on November 20, 2018.

November 9, 2018
MDE marks Veterans Day by highlighting a military veteran-turned-educator

Michigan Department of Education Press Release – In honor of Veterans Day, the Michigan Department of Education is highlighting an educator who overcame injuries sustained while on active duty and now inspires his students in the Grand Rapids Public Schools, in the second #proudMIeducator video of the 2018-19 school year.

November 9, 2018
MDE marks Veterans Day by highlighting a military veteran-turned-educator

Michigan Department of Education Press Release – In honor of Veterans Day, the Michigan Department of Education is highlighting an educator who overcame injuries sustained while on active duty and now inspires his students in the Grand Rapids Public Schools, in the second #proudMIeducator video of the 2018-19 school year.

November 1, 2018
Applications Open for New Innovative Educator Corps

Michigan Department of Education Press Release – Applications are being accepted now for the Innovative Educator Corps, the Michigan Department of Education announced.

October
October 29, 2018
MDE Begins 2018-2019 #proudMIeducator Campaign Featuring Video with MTOY Laura Chang

Michigan Department of Education Press Release – The Michigan Department of Education today released the newest video installment of the #proudMIeducator campaign, designed to recognize and celebrate the great work being done by Michigan educators.

October 23, 2018
MDE launching Marshall Plan for Talent’s Innovative Educator Corps program

Michigan Department of Education Press Release - Up to 100 Michigan educators could receive state grant funds to share their innovative practices with colleagues, the Michigan Department of Education announced today.

October 19, 2018
Michigan Observes National Bullying Prevention Month This October

Michigan Department of Education Press Release – This National Bullying Prevention Month is a reminder that while returning to school is an exciting time for many students, others can suffer levels of anxiety that affect their health, safety, and education as victims of bullying.

October 17, 2018
Career and Technical Education gaining steam among Michigan students

MDE and TED Press Release - The programs that prepare students with in-demand skills needed to land a high-demand, good-paying career gained more traction among Michigan high school students, data shows.

October 17, 2018
Ingham ISD Board Meeting Actions

Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on October 16, 2018.

October 15, 2018
William & Claire Dart Advanced Manufacturing Center Opens

On Wednesday, October 3, 2018, Ingham Intermediate School District officially opened the
William & Claire Dart Advanced Manufacturing Center at the Wilson Talent Center with a press
conference and ribbon cutting ceremony.

October 10, 2018
10 Cents a Meal Program Now Serving Nearly 135K Michigan Students

Michigan Department of Education Press Release - Michigan’s nationally-recognized 10 Cents a Meal for School Kids & Farms program has expanded for a third year, now serving nearly 135,000 students in 57 school districts and 27 counties, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) announced today.

October 9, 2018
Michigan Wins Federal Grant to Ensure Quality Charter Schools

Michigan Department of Education Press Release – Charter school operations that open new, replicate or expand high-quality, high-performing charter schools will be eligible to receive up to $1 million in development funding through a federal grant awarded to the Michigan Department of Education (MDE).

October 4, 2018
State Seeks Public Input for Federal Preschool Development Grant Application

ichigan Department of Education Press Release – The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) is seeking public input on its application for the Preschool Development Grant Birth through Five (PDG B-5) opportunity from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

October 1, 2018
13 Michigan Schools Awarded 2018 National Blue Ribbon Recognition

Michigan Department of Education Press Release – Thirteen exemplary, high-performing schools in Michigan are being recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (USED) as 2018 National Blue Ribbon Schools.

October 1, 2018
Bay County Library System Earns 2018 State Librarian’s Excellence Award

Michigan Department of Education Press Release – The Bay County Library System (BCLS) has earned the 2018 State Librarian's Excellence Award for its superior customer service, State Librarian Randy Riley announced today.

September
September 27, 2018
Manufacturing Week, Day to get students thinking about rewarding and great-paying careers

With nearly 110,000 career openings through 2024 in the manufacturing industry in Michigan alone, Manufacturing Week plays a key role in helping students explore the opportunities that exist in this high-demand, high-wage field.

September 19, 2018
Ingham ISD Board Meeting Actions

Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on September 18, 2018.

September 11, 2018
Gov. Rick Snyder lowers flags for Patriot Day

LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder has ordered U.S. and Michigan flags within the State Capitol Complex to be lowered to half-staff Today, Tuesday, Sept. 11, in recognition of nearly 3,000 lives taken during the attack on Sept. 11, 2001 and all the brave heroes who sacrificed their lives to come to the aid of those in need.

September 7, 2018
Michigan Teacher of the Year Program Accepting Nominations for 2019-20

Michigan Department of Education Press Release - The search is on for the 2019-20 Michigan Teacher of the Year (MTOY).

August
August 29, 2018
Focus on Early Childhood, Literacy Begin to Show Positive Results on M-STEP

Michigan Department of Education Press Release– The state’s focus and investment into early childhood and early literacy programming over the past several years is beginning to show positive outcomes in statewide testing results, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) said today.

August 27, 2018
Ingham ISD Communications Director Receives National Award

Ms. Micki O’Neil, Director of Public Relations and Communications at Ingham Intermediate School District (ISD), recently received the National School Public Relations Association's (NSPRA) Learning and Liberty Legacy Leader Award.  

August 27, 2018
Superintendents Volunteer at Haven House

All year long, community members, parents and families volunteer in their local schools to help make a difference. This summer, some of the superintendents in the Ingham ISD service area donated a few hours of their own to give back. Superintendents Dori Leyko, East Lansing, Brian Friddle, Webberville, Adam Spina, Williamston and Jason Mellema, Ingham ISD, volunteered at the Haven House in East Lansing.

August 22, 2018
$3 Million in Grants Available to Help Schools Start, Expand Robotics Programs in Michigan

Michigan Department of Education Press Release - More Michigan students will have an opportunity to gain the real-world experience in robotics through $3 million in state grants available for public schools and $300,000 for non-public schools, the Michigan Department of Education and the Talent and Economic Development Department of Michigan announced today.

August 22, 2018
Ingham ISD Board Meeting Actions

Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on August 21, 2018.

August 9, 2018
State Capitol Plaza fountain named in honor of late State Superintendent Brian Whiston

NEWS RELEASE:Gov. Rick Snyder names state Capitol Plaza fountain in honor of late State Superintendent Brian Whiston

August 3, 2018
One Additional Public Input Session Set For Proposed Social Studies Standards

Michigan Department of Education Press Release – One additional site has been added to the list of public input sessions on the proposed state standards for Social Studies, the Michigan Department of Education announced today. The additional input opportunity will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, August 30, at Saginaw High School.

August 2, 2018
Sheriff’s Office Donates Patrol Vehicle to WTC Criminal Justice Program

On Monday, June 30, 2018, the Ingham County Sheriff’s Office donated a 2015 Ford Explorer to the Wilson Talent Center’s (WTC) Criminal Justice program. The vehicle will be used to train students in patrolling campus for parking violations, learning how to make traffic stops, as well as how to make a physical arrest after a traffic stop. This vehicle with approximately 130,000 miles will replace a patrol car previously used by the program that needs to be aged out.

August 1, 2018
MDE, MASA CO-SPONSOR AUGUST 16 STATEWIDE JOB FAIR FOR EDUCATORS

Michigan Department of Education Press Release – The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) and Michigan Association of Superintendents and Administrators (MASA) are co-sponsoring a job fair for teachers, substitute teachers, paraprofessionals, and administrators.

July
July 20, 2018
Ingham ISD Board Member Appointment Process Announced

Ms. Erin Schor, President of the Ingham Intermediate School District (ISD) Board of Education, announces an opening on the Ingham ISD Board due to the resignation of David Robinson. Mr. Robinson’s resignation is effective July 17, 2018. In accordance with Michigan law, the remaining ISD board members have 30 days to appoint a new member.

July 19, 2018
Six Additional Public Input Sessions Set For Proposed Social Studies Standards

MD Press Release – Dates and locations have been finalized for further Listen & Learn sessions to take public input on the proposed draft state Social Studies standards for public schools, the Michigan Department of Education announced today.

July 19, 2018
WTC Construction Technology Student Places at SkillsUSA National Competition

The SkillsUSA 55th Annual National Leadership and Skills Conference was held June 24-28, 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky. Jacob Mohr, a senior from the Wilson Talent Center’s Construction Technology program and Leslie High School, represented the state of Michigan in the plumbing category and earned a fourth place finish in the nation, competing against 35 other students.

July 18, 2018
Ingham ISD Board Meeting Actions

Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on July 17, 2018.

June
June 29, 2018
Additional Input Sought For Proposed State Social Studies Standards

MDE Press Release - Time for public input on the proposed draft state Social Studies standards will be extended through September 30, the Michigan Department of Education announced today. 

June 20, 2018
Ingham ISD Board Meeting Actions

Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on June 19, 2018.

June 5, 2018
Superhero Levi to Benefit the Hearts of Fun Playground

Hello, my name is Catie Cordero. I am the aunt to Levi Slenk, who is in Mrs. Bondsteel’s classroom. I love my nephew to no end. He inspires me in each hurdle he faces and every challenge he overcomes. 

May
May 31, 2018
Wildlife Habitat Coming to Ingham ISD

A partnership between Ingham ISD, Michigan DNR, Ingham County Pheasants Forever and Michigan United Conservation Clubs will bring a Wildlife Habitat to the grounds of the Ingham ISD campus in stages between 2017-2019. The property on the corner of Howell Road and Hagadorn Road will eventually become a protected pollinator habitat with native wild flowers and grasses.

May 30, 2018
Wilson Talent Center Motorsports Team Hosts High School/College Drags at Onondaga

On Saturday, May 19, students and staff from the Wilson Talent Center’s (WTC) Motorsports Race Team hosted the first ever High School/College Drags at Onondaga Speedway. 

May 25, 2018
73 MICHIGAN LIBRARIES RECEIVE FEDERAL GRANTS Includes Education Programs for Low-income Students

Michigan Department of Education Press Release - Low-income students will learn from an array of education programs as part of more than $415,000 in federal grants awarded to 73 Michigan libraries, the Library of Michigan (LM) announced today.

May 17, 2018
U.S. Department of Education Launches New Website Accessibility Technical Assistance Initiative

U.S. Department of Education Press Release - The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) today announced it is launching a new technical assistance initiative to assist schools, districts, state education agencies, libraries, colleges and universities in making their websites and online programs accessible to individuals with disabilities.

May 16, 2018
‘Students-First’ System Created for Teacher Certification Focuses on Whole Child

Michigan Department of Education Press Release - An updated “students-first” teacher certification system that focuses on the whole child is being implemented in Michigan, with input from educators, schools, educator preparation programs, and parents, the Michigan Department of Education has announced.

May 16, 2018
Ingham ISD Board Meeting Actions

Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on May 15, 2018.

May 16, 2018
Statement from Gov. Snyder regarding revenue estimates consensus

LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder issued the following statement on the consensus reached by the Michigan Department of Treasury, Budget Office, and House and Senate Fiscal Agencies on the economic and revenue figures for the remainder of Fiscal Year 2018 and the upcoming 2019 and 2020 Fiscal Years.

May 14, 2018
State Board of Education Selects Sheila Alles as Interim State Superintendent

State Board of Education Press Release - Michigan's State Board of Education has named Sheila Alles as the Interim State Superintendent, following the death last week of State Superintendent Brian Whiston.

May 10, 2018
Gov. Rick Snyder lowers flags to honor State Superintendent of Schools Brian Whiston

Lansing, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder has ordered U.S. and Michigan flags to be lowered to half-staff on Friday, May 11, within the state capitol complex in honor of State Superintendent Brian Whiston who died Monday, May 7. The Governor is especially encouraging schools across the state to lower flags to half-staff in honor of Superintendent Whiston’s distinguished career in education.   

May 9, 2018
Funeral Arrangements Set for State Superintendent Brian Whiston

LANSING – Funeral arrangements have been set for the late-State Superintendent Brian J. Whiston, who passed away Monday following a battle with cancer.

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