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July 1, 2015

Teachers learn new approach for teaching high school science

This summer 18 Muskegon County high school physics, biology, and chemistry teachers will join teachers from across the state in learning a new way to engage their grades at the same time.  One of the first chemistry sessions held this year, hosted by the MAISD Regional Mathematics and Science Center, started at Fruitport High School on June 22, concluding on July 10.

June 19, 2015

Countywide education leader with national accolades to retire

Recently named a “Leader to Learn From” by Education Week, Kathy Fortino will soon retire from her position as Muskegon Area Intermediate School District (MAISD) Associate Superintendent for Special Education and Early Childhood Services. In her role at the MAISD, Fortino also oversees educational programming for the countywide Juvenile Transition Center and You Turn Program for expelled students.

June 11, 2015

Tech Center teens treat Transition students to pre-prom hairdos

Today, 20 students from the MAISD Transition Campus will be treated to complimentary pre-prom pampering at NUVO College of Cosmetology.  The students are preparing for the Wesley School Prom later tonight.  Eleven student stylists and instructors treated the prom goers to hair-cuts, fabulous up-dos and make-up.

June 4, 2015

Community partners deliver "Little Scholar" experience to local children

During the month of May children in the Muskegon Area enjoyed a “Little Scholar” experience in the caring homes of their licensed family and group child care providers. The providers, 25 in all, attended free trainings on how to engage children in the use of the free School Zone “Little Scholar” educational tablets that come preloaded with 150 APPS, videos, e-books, and songs with no Wi-Fi needed. The tablets also function as cameras and are Wi-Fi accessible.