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Have You Checked If Your Car Is Subject to Recall?

September 26, 2022

For the safety of yourself, your family, your passengers and the general public, you should always participate fully in auto recalls, which are always free safety fixes. ...

Topic: Auto, Safety

Advice to First-Year Me

September 20, 2022

Michigan Regional Teacher of the Year Kathee Lamberies shares some advice for first-year, from persevering to becoming a lifelong learner. ...

Topic: MTOY, Teaching

Bringing Joy Back into My Classroom

September 13, 2022

Michigan Teacher of the Year Nanette Hanson shares the ways she plans on focusing on the positives in her classroom and school building. ...

Topic: MTOY, Teaching

Meet Michigan Teacher of the Year Nanette Hanson

August 16, 2022

We chat with 2022-23 Michigan Teacher of the Year Nanette Hanson of Escanabe Area Public Schools about her career, goals and Reese Witherspoon playing her in a teaching biopic. ...

Topic: MTOY, Teaching

Plan Now for Your Child’s Insurance at College

July 12, 2022

Whether they are living in a dorm or sharing an apartment with other students, now is a good time to take stock of your insurance and what kind of coverage is available to college students. ...

Topic: Home, Insurance

What You Need to Know Before Installing a Pool

July 7, 2022

While a swimming pool can provide lots of fun for your family and guests, and can increase the value of your home, it can also bring on higher homeowner’s insurance rates. ...

Topic: Member News, Home, Safety, Member News Summer '22 Issue

Catalytic Converter Thefts on the Rise

July 7, 2022

Increasingly, criminals are less interested in what’s inside the car than they are in what’s underneath it – the catalytic converter. ...

Topic: Member News, Auto, Safety, Member News Summer '22 Issue

Protecting Valuables: Home Safe vs. Safe-Deposit Box

June 23, 2022

Consider a home safe and a safe-deposit box to protect the items in your home that you likely cannot afford to lose in any circumstances. ...

Topic: Home, Safety

BRIDGE Program: Behavioral Intervention Program for Students

June 7, 2022

Wisconsin Associate Principal of the Year Matt Raduechel shares the success his school has had with the BRIDGE program: Breathe, Reflect, Internalize, De-escalate, Grow and Exit. ..

Topic: Member News, Education, Member News Spring '22 Issue

Countdown: Top 10 End-of-Year Ideas for Administrators

May 27, 2022

Dr. Melissa Marie, MEMSPA Associate Executive Director, shares some ideas administrators can use to send students and teachers into the summer. ...

Topic: Community, Teaching

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