January
January 16, 2018
Wilson Talent Center’s Culinary Program Named to Elite 50 List of Hospitality Schools

The Wilson Talent Center’s (WTC) Culinary Arts & Hospitality program has been named to Sullivan University’s 2018 Elite 50 list for the top rated hospitality programs in the nation for high schools and tech centers.

January 12, 2018
Ingham ISD Closed Jan 12 due to Inclement Weather

All Ingham ISD programs will be closed today, January 12, 2018 due to inclement weather.

January 9, 2018
State Unveils New Parent Dashboard

LANSING – Parents now have their own online dashboard that shows the performance of all K-12 public schools in Michigan and represents a new, improved level of transparency, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) announced today.

December
December 20, 2017
Ingham ISD Board Meeting Actions

Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on December 19, 2017.

December 20, 2017
Ingham ISD Superintendent Search Underway

Ingham ISD begins the search for a new superintendent as Dr. Scott Koenigsknecht takes a new position at the Michigan Department of Education as the Deputy Superintendent for P-20 Systems and Student Transition.

December 15, 2017
Michigan Department of Education Press Release

New Mediation Assistance Hot Line To Provide Improved Resolution to Special Education Disputes

December 13, 2017
Ingham ISD Closes Early Due to Inclement Weather

Ingham ISD is closing early today, December 13, due to inclement weather. Heartwood, SLC, Evergreen and Transition Programs will close one hour early. Ingham Academy and Wilson Talent Center are closed for the afternoon. Our offices will be closed at 2pm.

December 13, 2017
Ingham ISD is closed on Dec 14 due to inclement weather

Ingham ISD is closed on Thursday, Dec 14, due to inclement weather.

December 13, 2017
No PM Classes on Dec. 13 Due to Inclement Weather

PM classes will NOT be held at the Wilson Talent Center on Wednesday, December 13 due to inclement weather. 

December 13, 2017
Project SEARCH Parent Information Night Cancelled

Ingham ISD’s Project SEARCH Parent Information meeting is cancelled tonight due to inclement weather. Please stay tuned for a rescheduled date!

December 12, 2017
Ingham ISD Begins Search for Superintendent

Dr. Scott Koenigsknecht will take a new position at the Michigan Department of Education as the Deputy Superintendent for P-20 Systems and Student Transition. His last day at Ingham Intermediate School District (ISD) will be June 30, 2018. 

December 8, 2017
MICHIGAN SCHOOLS TO EXPAND CTE PROGRAMS

LANSING – Michigan is investing $12.5 million to help students gain in-demand career skills on state-of-the-art equipment, boost awareness, and provide more training opportunities, State Superintendent Brian Whiston said today. 

December 6, 2017
First Partnership Districts Realizing Benefits of New Strategies

LANSING – Michigan’s 10 Partnership Districts are seven months into their work and already showing benefits to the educators and students in those schools, the Michigan Department of Education reported today.

November
November 30, 2017
Competency-Based Education

This Top 10 in 10 in 2 describes a cutting-edge instructional method already being implemented in Michigan schools and showing success.

November 30, 2017
Workshop for New Early/Middle College Schools and Programs

On Friday, February 23, 2018, from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) and the Michigan Early/Middle College Association (MEMCA) will host a workshop for districts and public school academies interested in starting an Early/Middle College (E/MC) high school entity or program. 

November 29, 2017
Michigan Plan To Move Schools Forward is Approved By The U.S. Secretary of Education

LANSING – Michigan’s plan to implement the federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) was approved Tuesday evening by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos.

November 29, 2017
Wilson Talent Center Hosts Automotive Technology Career Fair

On Monday, November 13, 2017, the Wilson Talent Center hosted an automotive technology career fair presented by the Collision Repair Education Foundation of Illinois. Sixteen vendors filled the Wilson Talent Center’s Automotive Technology lab for the event. More than 250 auto tech students from around Michigan gathered there to meet with potential employers to learn about a variety of career opportunities in the collision repair and service industry.

November 28, 2017
New Manuals Help Strengthen Career Readiness Programs and Bolster Opportunities for Students

LANSING – School districts across Michigan have new tools to create and strengthen career and technical education programs; give students a comprehensive look at all their career options; and improve the state’s talented workforce.

November 28, 2017
State Treasury Department Outlines State of Michigan Scholarships

LANSING, Mich. – As Michigan’s Scholarship Month comes to a close, the Michigan Department of Treasury reminds students and their families about various scholarships provided by the state of Michigan.

November 27, 2017
Wilson Talent Center to Host Open House December 6

The Wilson Talent Center (WTC), located at 611 Hagadorn Road in Mason, is holding an Open House for the public on Wednesday, December 6, from 4:30 to 7:30 pm. Community members, students and their families are welcomed to attend. Guided tours of the entire Wilson Talent Center and opportunities for prospective students to visit specific classes of interest will be available, as well as information about enrollment.

November 22, 2017
INGHAM ISD BOARD MEETING ACTIONS

Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on November 21, 2017.

November 13, 2017
Equitable Services Ombudsman Office Opens in Michigan Department of Education

LANSING – In compliance with the federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), the Michigan Department of Education has hired an Equitable Services Ombudsman to help ensure equitable services for private school children, teachers, and other educational personnel.

November 1, 2017
$1 Million Investment means More Career Counselors and CTE strategies at Three ISDs

LANSING – Three intermediate school districts (ISDs) will share $1 million in state grant funds to hire career counselors and increase career counseling efforts for their students, the Michigan Department of Education announced today.

November 1, 2017
MDE Seeks Parent Feedback on Proposed School Transparency Dashboard

LANSING – Parents and caregivers of children from preschool through Grade 12 are invited to provide feedback on Michigan’s online “school transparency dashboard,” the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) announced today. The online dashboard is designed to show the performance of every public school in Michigan.

October
October 31, 2017
MDE Seeks Parent Feedback on Proposed School Transparency Dashboard

LANSING – Parents and caregivers of children from preschool through Grade 12 are invited to provide feedback on Michigan’s online “school transparency dashboard,” the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) announced today. The online dashboard is designed to show the performance of every public school in Michigan.

October 31, 2017
State Superintendent Appoints Martin as State School Reform Officer

LANSING – State Superintendent Brian Whiston announced today the appointment of Dedrick Martin, Ed.D. to be the State School Reform Officer. In addition to his position as the State School Reform Officer, he also will be the director of the Office of Partnership Districts at the Michigan Department of Education (MDE).

October 30, 2017
Discussions Begin with Seven New Districts To Build Partnership Agreements

LANSING –State Superintendent Brian Whiston and the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) will be entering into discussions with seven new school districts to develop Partnership Agreements with the goal of improving achievement levels at these struggling schools in Michigan.

October 25, 2017
Ingham ISD Board Meeting Actions

Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on October 24, 2017.

October 19, 2017
Thirty-two Michigan Districts Receive Grants to Bring More Local Produce to School Cafeterias

LANSING – Thirty-two school districts statewide will receive additional 10 cents per meal in 2017 to purchase locally-grown produce, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) announced today.

October 4, 2017
Transition Fair Showcases Resources for Families

On Saturday, October 28, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm, Ingham Intermediate School District’s (ISD) Special Education Parent Advisory Committee will host a Transition Fair at 611 Hagadorn Road on the Mason campus. 

October 2, 2017
Gov. Rick Snyder Lowers Flags to Honor Victims of Las Vegas Tragedy

Lansing, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder is joining President Donald Trump’s call to lower Michigan and U.S. flags to half-staff today through sunset on Friday, Oct. 6, in honor of the victims of the Las Vegas tragedy.

October 2, 2017
State of Michigan Launches Project SEARCH Internship Program for Students with Disabilities

LANSING, Mich. – Students with disabilities now have greater opportunities to gain career experience and skills with the launch of a Project SEARCH program within the State of Michigan, Lt. Gov. Calley announced today.

September
September 28, 2017
Thirteen Michigan Schools Awarded 2017 National Blue Ribbon Recognition

LANSING – Thirteen exemplary, high-performing schools in Michigan are being recognized as 2017 National Blue Ribbon Schools, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) reported today.

September 27, 2017
Michigan Department of Education Fulfilling State Law on Accountability

LANSING – The Michigan Department of Education is fulfilling the state law on school accountability this year and is working with the Legislature on updating that law, the department explained today.

September 25, 2017
East Lansing Public Library Earns 2017 State Librarian’s Excellence Award

LANSING – The East Lansing Public Library (ELPL) has earned the 2017 State Librarian's Excellence Award for superior customer service, State Librarian Randy Riley announced today.

September 25, 2017
Gov. Rick Snyder lowers flags in honor of fallen MSP Trooper Timothy O’Neill

LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder has ordered U.S. and Michigan flags to be lowered to half-staff on all state buildings and within the state Capitol complex on Tuesday, Sept. 26, in honor of Michigan State Police Trooper Timothy O’Neill, who died Wednesday, Sept. 20, while on duty.

September 22, 2017
School Grants Available to Allow Students to Research and Develop Healthier School Lunches

LANSING – Michigan school cafeterias soon will become edible research laboratories for students tasked with finding and eating healthier lunches under a federal grant, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) announced today.

September 20, 2017
Ingham ISD Board Meeting Actions

Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on September 19, 2017.

September 15, 2017
Top 10 in 10 in 2: So, What's Been Done?

Chief Deputy State Superintendent Sheila Alles offers this episode of the “Top 10 in 10 in 2 minutes” podcast to highlight the Michigan Department of Education’s Annual Review of the work that’s been done so far to help Michigan become a Top 10 education state in 10 years.

September 14, 2017
Gov. Rick Snyder lowers flags in honor of fallen U.S. Marine Michael P. Giannattasio

LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder today has ordered U.S. flags to be lowered to half-staff Friday, Sept. 15 on all state buildings and within the state Capitol complex in honor of Marine Corps Private First Class Michael P. Giannattasio, who died Aug. 30, 2017.

September 13, 2017
Whiston Statement on Charter School Comment

State Superintendent Brian Whiston appeared recently on the public television show “Off the Record.” Amongst the wide array of education topics that the show’s panelists fired at him was one on the impact of public charter schools in Michigan. Superintendent Whiston responded with a comment to which he’d like to make the following statement:

September 12, 2017
Hearts of Fun Golf Scramble Raises Funds for Inclusive Playground

On Friday, October 6, Ingham Intermediate School District will host the Hearts of Fun Golf Scramble at Eldorado Golf Course in Mason, MI. All of the proceeds will go directly to the Hearts of Fun Inclusive Playground at Heartwood School for students with disabilities. This playground will also be open to the public during non-school hours. 

September 12, 2017
Michigan Dept. of Education Begins Search For The 2018-19 Michigan Teacher Of The Year

LANSING – The search has begun for the 2018-19 Michigan Teacher of the Year.

September 6, 2017
State Superintendent Whiston Back to School Podcast

Every new school year opens with great hope, energy, and anticipation. Everyone starts fresh.

State Superintendent Brian Whiston offers a welcome back message for students and educators that focuses on innovations, scholarship, and respect for others.

August
August 30, 2017
Ingham ISD Renames Career Center the Wilson Talent Center

On Wednesday, August 30, Ingham Intermediate School District renamed the Capital Area Career Center, to the Wilson Talent Center, honoring former Ingham ISD Board of Education member, Rudy Wilson. A press conference and ribbon cutting ceremony were held to mark the occasion.

August 29, 2017
M-STEP Results in Math and Social Studies Improve in Nearly All Grades in 2017

LANSING – Statewide M-STEP scores this year show mathematics and social studies proficiency gains in eight of nine grades tested, and 11th grade SAT scores also showed improvement, the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) reported today.

August 18, 2017
Michigan Submits Updated ESSA Plan to the U.S. Department of Education

LANSING – The Michigan Department of Education has re-submitted the state’s plan to the U.S. Department of Education (USED) for the federal Every Student Succeeds Act, responding to USED’s official feedback received two weeks ago.

August 17, 2017
Michigan Legislature Expands Program Serving Locally-Grown Food in Schools

LANSING—Schools in three regions of Michigan have the opportunity to learn the difference a dime can make in their efforts to serve students Michigan-grown fruits, vegetables, and dry beans. That’s due to the expansion of a popular pilot program in the state’s School Aid Budget that Governor Rick Snyder signed into law earlier this summer.

August 16, 2017
INGHAM ISD BOARD MEETING ACTIONS

The Ingham Intermediate School District Board of Education held a board meeting on August 16, 2017.

August 3, 2017
Michigan Takes Another Step Forward to Begin Implementing Federal ESSA Plan

LANSING – Michigan’s plan to implement the federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) moved a step closer Wednesday after a phone call between the Michigan Department of Education and officials from the U.S. Department of Education (USED).

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