Summer is just around the corner, and families are beginning to research and plan for different camp activities. Ingham Intermediate School District and local partner agencies are offering summer camps in the areas of gifted and talented learning, career exploration and for students with special needs. Register online at www.inghamisd.org, under Spotlights.
LANSING – Overcoming obstacles and stereotypes to achieve success in career and technical education (CTE) programs, 63 students statewide are winners of the 2018 Breaking Traditions Awards, State Superintendent Brian Whiston announced today.
Lansing, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder is joining President Donald Trump’s call to lower Michigan and U.S. flags to half-staff today through sunset on Saturday, April 21, in honor of former First Lady Barbara Bush.
LANSING – Students can learn how to earn college credit in high school in a statewide series of workshops hosted by the Michigan Department of Education (MDE).
LANSING – Ten Michigan educators have been named as 2018-19 Regional Teachers of the Year and will comprise the 2018-19 Michigan Teacher Leadership Advisory Council, a group of teachers dedicated to sharing a teacher’s voice in education discussions throughout the state.
Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on April 10, 2018.
LANSING – Thirty-two public libraries statewide are blending indoor and outdoor activities in a literacy enrichment program called the Braille Enhanced StoryWalk®, the Library of Michigan (LM) announced today.
This month’s Top 10 in 10 in 2 has Chief Deputy Superintendent Sheila Alles sharing how building community coalitions with educators at all levels, families, job providers, and students will provide opportunity and economic growth across our state; and help Michigan become a Top 10 education state in 10 years.
The Wilson Talent Center (WTC) had twenty-six students compete in the statewide Business Professionals of America (BPA) competition in Grand Rapids March 15-18, 2018.
Ingham Insights is a monthly newsletter created to share stories with our community. Be sure to read the March 2018 issue available today.
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.
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.
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.
Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on March 20, 2018.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Ingham Insights is a monthly newsletter created to share stories with our community. Be sure to read the February 2018 issue available today.
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.
Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on February 20, 2018.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Ingham Intermediate School District was recently awarded a $253,000 grant to expand the Construction Technology program at the Wilson Talent Center (WTC).
Ingham ISD is closed due to inclement weather on February 9.
The Board Meeting scheduled for tonight has been canceled due to inclement weather and rescheduled for February 15.
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.
Ingham ISD will be closed on February 5, 2018 due to inclement weather.
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.
LANSING – More partners are needed to help feed hungry young mouths in this year’s statewide Meet Up and Eat Up™ Summer Food Service Program, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) announced today.
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.
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.
Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on January 16, 2018.
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.
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.
LANSING – Food, water, and music are strong elements in the list of Michigan Notable Books for 2018, released by the Library of Michigan.
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.
Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on December 19, 2017.
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.
New Mediation Assistance Hot Line To Provide Improved Resolution to Special Education Disputes
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.
Ingham ISD is closed on Thursday, Dec 14, due to inclement weather.
Ingham ISD’s Project SEARCH Parent Information meeting is cancelled tonight due to inclement weather. Please stay tuned for a rescheduled date!
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.
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.
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.
This Top 10 in 10 in 2 describes a cutting-edge instructional method already being implemented in Michigan schools and showing success.