By MSBO Executive Director David Martell
What hot topics are broadly affecting facets of Michigan’s education community? MSBO Executive Director David Martell joins Michigan Association of School Board’s MI SoundBoard, host Don Wotruba and leaders from the Michigan Association of School Administrators (MASA) and Michigan Association of Secondary School Principals (MASSP) to discuss not only what those issues are, but what is being done collectively to combat them to prioritize what’s most important: our students.
Click here to listen online. Following is a time guideline to allow you to fast forward to sections of MI SoundBoard that may be of particular interest to you.
1:00: Guest introduction – MASB Executive Director Don Wotruba
5:25: MASA Overview – Executive Director Chris Wigent
7:55: MASSP Overview – Executive Director Wendy Zdeb
11:55: MSBO Overview – Executive Director David Martell
14:45: Professional Development – All
17:00: Shortage of Qualified Staff from Teaches to Central Office – Recruitment and Retention – All
24:50: School Finance Research Collaborative – School Finance Adequacy Study – All
37:00: Student Assessments and Funding – Testing: MASA Executive Director Chris Wigent, MASSP Executive Director Wendy Zdeb
52:30-58:49: Finding Commonality – Moving Michigan Educationally Forward – MASB Executive Director Don Wotruba