Board Briefs

Summary of the January 8 Board of Education

Superintendent's Update
Dr. Christine Johns presented an update on the end of the semester.  

 School Funding Study Resolution
The Board of Education unanimously adopted a resolution of support for the School Finance Research Collaborative – a bipartisan group of 22 top industry and education experts that is re-examining the approach to school funding in Michigan. More information is available at this link:

The Board adopted a Computer Science Discoveries Course and
Policy 1115 - Web Accessibility.

Stevenson MADE
A presentation was made on the Stevenson Manufacturing, Automation, Design and Engineering (MADE) Academy. The academy provides interested students with a comprehensive academic experience in the areas of fabrication, automation and design leading to preparation for college and careers. The Board also received a first reading on Design Thinking course for the ninth grade students that will be attending MADE.

Brooke Insana was appointed to the position of Director of Employee Benefits and Reporting.