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What Are Your 'COVID Keeps'?

November 16, 2021

Michigan Regional Teacher of the Year Theresa Ziegeler wonders what we can learn from the changes since last March instead of just going "back to normal." ...

Topic: MTOY, Teaching

Books Are Important Way to Promote Equity and Accessiblity

November 8, 2021

Michigan Teacher of the Year Leah portner shows that the work of equity and accessibility is the most important and essential work in education. ...

Topic: MTOY, Teaching

Thank You, New Teachers, for Choosing This Important Path

October 19, 2021

Michigan Regaional Teacher of the Year Kacie Hook offers gratitude and advice to an integral part of the educational system: the new teacher. ...

Topic: MTOY, Teaching

A Love Letter to Kindergarten

October 5, 2021

As Michigan Teacher of the Year Leah Porter transitions to third grade, she looks back at 15 years of doing “some of the most important work in the whole, entire world”: being a kindergarten teacher. ...

Topic: MTOY, Teaching

National Principals Month: The Impact of a Principal

October 5, 2021

For National Principals Month, Jim Lynch, Executive Director for the Association of Wisconsin School Administrators, shares a guest blog. ...

Topic: Community, Member News Fall '21 Issue

Preventing Financial Loss Before, During and After a Remodel

October 4, 2021

Regardless of the magnitude of the upgrade, you can minimize your risk by making sure the right insurance is in place before and after the work takes place. ...

Topic: Home, Member News Fall '21 Issue

Reducing Your Risk When Driving at Night

October 4, 2021

Driving at night is more dangerous, even though there is often less traffic than during daylight hours. So if you are heading out, you may want to consider these tips. ...

Topic: Safety, Member News Fall '21 Issue

Honesty in the Class Can Bring You Closer to Your Students

September 21, 2021

Michigan Regional Teacher of the Year Heather French has made honesty the "theme" for school this year – and shares why. ...

Topic: MTOY, Teaching

What's New for Fall at The Meemic Foundation

September 20, 2021

From grants to special events, The Meemic Foundation has had a busy year, and we’re excited to share the latest news with you! ...

Topic: Foundation, Member News Fall '21 Issue

A Vision for the Year: Understanding Our Students

September 13, 2021

2021-22 Michigan Teacher of the Year Leah Porter shares her ideas for the new school year, from owning your feelings to welcoming students back in a new way. ...

Topic: MTOY, Teaching

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