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Building a Community of Gratitude to Empower Learners

December 18, 2018

A look at the important work schools are doing around the state to encourage kindness and gratitude with the Look for the Good project. ..

Topic: MTOY, Teaching

Help Your Class Stay Connected with a Morning Meeting

November 20, 2018

A strong sense of community is built when students and teachers gather together and purposefully interact with each other each morning. ...

Topic: MTOY, Teaching

National Principals Month Message from Laura Chang

October 16, 2018

2018-19 Michigan Teacher of the Year Laura Chang gives principals a shout-out for National Principals Month and encourages administrators and teachers to work together to help all students. ...

Topic: MTOY, Teaching

Principal Road Trip Days 12-13: Ending in Alpena

October 1, 2018

Eric Cardwell wraps up his Epic Ed-venture with a meeting of MEMSPA leaders and a visit to Hinks Elementary in Alpena, MI. ...

Topic: Eric's Epic Ed-venture

Principal Road Trip Day 11: Greenville, St. Clair

September 28, 2018

As the road trip winds down, Eric Cardwell meets two extremely enthusiastic young principals in Greenville and St. Clair, MI. ...

Topic: Eric's Epic Ed-venture

Principal Road Trip Day 10: Coming Home to Michigan Schools

September 27, 2018

Eric Cardwell visits his childhood elementary school in Dowagiac, MI, as he nears the finish of his epic two-week road trip. ...

Topic: Eric's Epic Ed-venture

Principal Road Trip Day 9: Athens

September 26, 2018

Athens, GA, was the final stop Down South for Eric Cardwell's Epic Ed-venture before the long drive back home to Michigan. Meet the principal of Barrow Elementary. ...

Topic: Eric's Epic Ed-venture

Principal Road Trip Day 8: Georgia

September 25, 2018

Three schools in two Georgia cities have some great stories to share in the latest from Eric Cardwell's two-week road trip. ...

Topic: Eric's Epic Ed-venture

Principal Road Trip Days 6-7: Exploring Tennessee

September 24, 2018

Principal Eric Cardwell visited several schools from one corner of Tennessee to the other over two days during his two-week Epic Ed-venture. ...

Topic: Eric's Epic Ed-venture

Principal Road Trip Day 5: Lexington, Corbin

September 20, 2018

Meet the rock star at the heart of Corbin Intermediate School, as well as the leaders of two Kentucky schools, in Eric Cardwell's report. ...

Topic: Eric's Epic Ed-venture

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