Education Achievement Authority - EAA Board of Directors and Executive Committee Meeting

Airing on August 25, 2015 02:00 pm

The Education Achievement Authority is the statewide school system that has assumed operation of the lowest 5 percent of performing schools in the state of Michigan, to transform them into stable, financially responsible public schools that provide the conditions, tools, resources, support and safe learning environment under which teachers can help students make significant academic gains. The agenda includes opportunities for public comment.Education Achievement AuthorityBoard of DirectorsCarol GossJoyce Hayes GilesMike MorrisBill PickardRoy RobertsDr. Kim SchatzelShirley StancatoMary Treder-LangDr. Timothy WoodVeronica Conforme, Interim ChancellorFor more information, please contact Legal Department.  

MDE School Nutrition Program - Boost Breakfast trainings

June 19, 2015

Training on the importance of school breakfast, how to increase participation, and how doing so can positively impact attendance and academic achievement. Schools are encouraged to bring building level teams that include administrators, teachers, parents, facilities managers, school health staff, school nutrition professionals, and health champions. No team? No problem. You are welcome to attend the training as an individual. Registration is required.CLICK Here for HUSSC 101\

MDE School Nutrition Program - Healthier US School Challenge (HUSSC) 101

June 19, 2015

HUSSC 101 - TrainingThe Healthier US School Challenge: Smarter Lunchrooms (HUSSC: SL) is a voluntary certification initiative recognizing those schools enrolled in Team Nutrition that have created healthier school environments through promotion of nutrition and physical activity.• 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans• 2014 changes to school meal pattern requirements• 4 Award LevelsTo date, HUSSC: SL awards have been given to schools in 50 states and the District of Columbia. As of April 22, 2015, there are 7,092 schools certified (4,790 Bronze, 1,331 Silver, 597 Gold, and 374 Gold Awards of Distinction).Purpose of HUSSC• Schools take a leadership role in helping students make life-long healthy eating and activity choices• USDA wants to recognize nationally a school’s commitment to the health and well-being of its students Click HERE for Boost Breakfast Training

Michigan State Board of Education Meeting - June 9, 2015 Michigan State Board of Education Meeting - Morning Session

June 09, 2015

June 9, 2015 Michigan State Board of Education Meeting - Morning Session