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February
February 26, 2019
Replay of Black History Month Dining Room Discussion Video Available From WKAR

Michigan Department of Education Press Release – If you missed the Black History Month (BHM) Dining Room Discussion last week, sponsored by the Michigan Department of Education (MDE), the engaging and enlightening look at what matters to students of color still is available online.

January
January 29, 2019
Governor Whitmer Declares State of Emergency

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer has declared a State of Emergency for the State of Michigan due to the sub-zero temperatures we are expecting over the next couple of days.

January 29, 2019
MDE Seeks Public Comment on First-Ever K-12 Computer Science Standards

Michigan Department of Education Press Release – The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) is seeking public comment, both online and in-person, on proposed K-12 Computer Science (CS) academic standards for Michigan students.

 

November
November 14, 2018
NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that on Monday, November 19, 2018 at 10:45 am in the Thorburn Education Center, 2630 West Howell Road, Mason, Michigan, the Ingham Intermediate School District Superintendent, in conjunction with the Michigan Department of Education, will hold a public hearing to consider the pre Labor Day start waiver submitted by the district.

March
March 22, 2018
Ingham Insights Community Newsletter

Ingham Insights is a monthly newsletter created to share stories with our community. Be sure to read the March 2018 issue available today.

March 21, 2018
Alumni Inducted into WTC Wall-of-Fame, Scholarships Awarded to Graduating Seniors

On March 15, six alumni of the former Capital Area Career Center, now Wilson Talent Center (WTC), were inducted into the WTC Wall-of-Fame.

March 21, 2018
Ten Cents A Meal Program a Success in Providing Locally-Grown Produce to Michigan Schools

LANSING – School districts in three regions of the state served students 65 new kinds of locally-grown fruits, vegetables, and dry beans under Michigan’s incentive pilot grant program called 10 Cents a Meal for School Kids & Farms.

March 20, 2018
Early Literacy and Life-Long Learning

Chief Deputy Superintendent Sheila Alles shares how building early literacy skills helps ensure life-long learning to drive Michigan to be a Top 10 education state in 10 years.

March 20, 2018
Ingham ISD Board Meeting Actions

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

March 7, 2018
Ingham ISD Hosting STEAM Geekend Camp for Grades 4-6

On Saturday, April 28, 2018, Ingham Intermediate School District will host its fourth annual STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Mathematics) Geekend Camp for students in grades 4-6. 

March 2, 2018
Ingham ISD Announces New Superintendent, Jason Mellema

The Ingham Intermediate School District Board (ISD) of Education is pleased to announce they have extended an offer to Jason Mellema, current Superintendent of Ionia County ISD, as the new Superintendent of Ingham ISD. 

March 1, 2018
Ready to Read Michigan: "I Got the Rhythm"

LANSING – Schoolchildren across the state will be discovering that a new early-literacy program, designed to celebrate books with everything from song to playtime, is fun and exciting, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) announced today.

February
February 23, 2018
Two Superintendent Candidates to Return for Second Round Interviews

The Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held initial candidate interviews on February 21 and 22 for the Ingham ISD Superintendent position, currently held by Superintendent Scott Koenigsknecht.  

February 22, 2018
Ingham Insights Community Newsletter

Ingham Insights is a monthly newsletter created to share stories with our community. Be sure to read the February 2018 issue available today.

February 22, 2018
Wilson Talent Center Students Compete in 5 Minutes Tops Entrepreneurial Challenge

On Tuesday, February 20, 17 students from various programs at the WTC competed in a 5 Minutes Tops competition presenting a business plan to a panel of judges in hopes of earning money to either start or grown their business idea. In the end, six students earned cash prizes totaling twelve hundred dollars.

February 21, 2018
Ingham ISD Board Meeting Actions

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

February 21, 2018
MICHIGAN CONTINUES TO IMPROVE IN ADVANCED PLACEMENT® EXAM PERFORMACE

LANSING – Over 20 percent of Michigan’s 2017 class of graduating high schoolers scored a 3 or higher on the national Advanced Placement (AP) Exam, qualifying them for college credit, placement, or both, the Michigan Department of Education announced (MDE) today.

February 20, 2018
Career-Tech Program Enrollment Up 5% Since 2015

LANSING – Career and Technical Education (CTE) enrollment in K-12 public schools statewide has risen almost five percent since 2015 and may be headed for further growth under a push to expand CTE and professional trades program statewide, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) said today.

February 16, 2018
First Round Superintendent Interviews

Five Candidates have been selected to interview to fill the position of Superintendent as Dr. Scott Koenigsknecht takes a new role at the Michigan Department of Education in August.

February 16, 2018
School Safety

As information unfolds about the latest school shooting in Florida, the superintendents of the Ingham Intermediate School District want you to know that we are working diligently to prevent violent acts in our schools. Student safety is our most important job.

February 15, 2018
Healthcare Students Advance to Statewide HOSA Competition

On January 27, 2018, students from various healthcare programs at the Wilson Talent Center (WTC) traveled to Adrian to compete in the regional competition for Health Occupations Students of American (HOSA) at Lenawee ISD Tech Center.

February 13, 2018
Ingham ISD Awarded $253,000 to Expand Construction Program at Wilson Talent Center

Ingham Intermediate School District was recently awarded a $253,000 grant to expand the Construction Technology program at the Wilson Talent Center (WTC). 

February 9, 2018
Closed due to weather

Ingham ISD is closed due to inclement weather on February 9. 

February 9, 2018
Evening Board Meeting Canceled

The Board Meeting scheduled for tonight has been canceled due to inclement weather and rescheduled for February 15.

February 5, 2018
Wilson Talent Center Celebrates Career and Technical Education Month

Students and staff from the Wilson Talent Center (WTC) will join others across the nation during the month of February to celebrate national Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month.

02/04/2018
Weather Closing

Ingham ISD will be closed on February 5, 2018 due to inclement weather.

February 2, 2018
MDE Helping Districts Develop Effective Educator Workforces

LANSING – The Michigan Department of Education (MDE) is leading an effort to support struggling school districts to recruit, hire, and support teachers to meet the needs of the students in those districts.

January
January 25, 2018
Can You Help Hungry Children This Summer?

LANSING – More partners are needed to help feed hungry young mouths in this year’s statewide Meet Up and Eat UpSummer Food Service Program, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) announced today.

January 24, 2018
MDE awards $5 million to districts to expand CTE programs, opportunities

LANSING – Students across Michigan will have more opportunities for in-demand career skills as 14 districts and intermediate districts are being awarded $5 million in grants to purchase specialized equipment and expand programs, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) announced.

January 19, 2018
Gov. Snyder’s MiSTEM Advisory Council Awards $2.85M to 34 STEM Projects

LANSING – Thirty-four Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) programs are sharing $2.85 million in state grants from Governor Rick Snyder’s MiSTEM Advisory Council, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) announced today.

January 17, 2018
Ingham ISD Board Meeting Actions

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

January 16, 2018
Michigan Transformation Zone Expands

LANSING – The state’s Transformation Zone has added several partners, expanding its reach as it strives to improve instruction and encourage innovation in public schools, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) announced today.

January 16, 2018
Wilson Talent Center’s Culinary Program Named to Elite 50 List of Hospitality Schools

The Wilson Talent Center’s (WTC) Culinary Arts & Hospitality program has been named to Sullivan University’s 2018 Elite 50 list for the top rated hospitality programs in the nation for high schools and tech centers.

January 15, 2018
Library of Michigan Announces 2018 Michigan Notable Book Awards

LANSING – Food, water, and music are strong elements in the list of Michigan Notable Books for 2018, released by the Library of Michigan.

January 12, 2018
Ingham ISD Closed Jan 12 due to Inclement Weather

All Ingham ISD programs will be closed today, January 12, 2018 due to inclement weather.

January 9, 2018
State Unveils New Parent Dashboard

LANSING – Parents now have their own online dashboard that shows the performance of all K-12 public schools in Michigan and represents a new, improved level of transparency, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) announced today.

December
December 20, 2017
Ingham ISD Board Meeting Actions

Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on December 19, 2017.

December 20, 2017
Ingham ISD Superintendent Search Underway

Ingham ISD begins the search for a new superintendent as Dr. Scott Koenigsknecht takes a new position at the Michigan Department of Education as the Deputy Superintendent for P-20 Systems and Student Transition.

December 20, 2017
Wilson Talent Center Seeks Distinguished Alumni for Wall-of-Fame Recognition

The Wilson Talent Center (WTC), formerly known as the Capital Area Career Center (CACC), is seeking distinguished alumni to apply for its fourth annual Wall-of-Fame recognition event on Thursday, March 15, 2018. Last year, the WTC recognized six alumni during its third annual event, which was attended by more than 150 guests. 

December 15, 2017
Michigan Department of Education Press Release

New Mediation Assistance Hot Line To Provide Improved Resolution to Special Education Disputes

December 13, 2017
Ingham ISD Closes Early Due to Inclement Weather

Ingham ISD is closing early today, December 13, due to inclement weather. Heartwood, SLC, Evergreen and Transition Programs will close one hour early. Ingham Academy and Wilson Talent Center are closed for the afternoon. Our offices will be closed at 2pm.

December 13, 2017
Ingham ISD is closed on Dec 14 due to inclement weather

Ingham ISD is closed on Thursday, Dec 14, due to inclement weather.

December 13, 2017
No PM Classes on Dec. 13 Due to Inclement Weather

PM classes will NOT be held at the Wilson Talent Center on Wednesday, December 13 due to inclement weather. 

December 13, 2017
Project SEARCH Parent Information Night Cancelled

Ingham ISD’s Project SEARCH Parent Information meeting is cancelled tonight due to inclement weather. Please stay tuned for a rescheduled date!

December 12, 2017
Ingham ISD Begins Search for Superintendent

Dr. Scott Koenigsknecht will take a new position at the Michigan Department of Education as the Deputy Superintendent for P-20 Systems and Student Transition. His last day at Ingham Intermediate School District (ISD) will be June 30, 2018. 

December 8, 2017
MICHIGAN SCHOOLS TO EXPAND CTE PROGRAMS

LANSING – Michigan is investing $12.5 million to help students gain in-demand career skills on state-of-the-art equipment, boost awareness, and provide more training opportunities, State Superintendent Brian Whiston said today. 

December 6, 2017
First Partnership Districts Realizing Benefits of New Strategies

LANSING – Michigan’s 10 Partnership Districts are seven months into their work and already showing benefits to the educators and students in those schools, the Michigan Department of Education reported today.

December 1, 2017
Competency-Based Education

This Top 10 in 10 in 2 describes a cutting-edge instructional method already being implemented in Michigan schools and showing success.

 

November
November 30, 2017
Competency-Based Education

This Top 10 in 10 in 2 describes a cutting-edge instructional method already being implemented in Michigan schools and showing success.

November 30, 2017
Michigan’s ESSA Plan Moves Beyond Untruths and Education Rust Ideas

We seem to be mired in a culture where unsubstantiated claims and untruths are spewed out and attempted to be passed off as facts. No one is better served by that, not even the hucksters who try to peddle those tarnished and rusted wares.

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