FOCUS on Results

News, guidance, and technical assistance from the Michigan Department of Education, Office of Special Education.
» View All FOCUS on Results Articles

Current FOCUSView All

New Documents Posted to the Michigan Special Education Reference in Summer 2014

September 2014 The Michigan Special Education Reference (MI-SER) features two new letters from the U.S. Department of Education. (Audio Available)

read full article

Michigan Special Education Reference logo with black lettering and white background.

Holt Special Education Director Wayne Abbott Receives MAASE Award

September 2014 – Wayne Abbott received the Michigan Association of Administrators of Special Education Patricia Gilcrest-Frazier Award in June. Learn about how he and his team implemented a multi-tiered system of support framework at Holt Public Schools to help all students succeed. (Audio Available)

read full article

Wayne Abbott, wearing a dark, short-sleeve shirt, poses for a photo next to a brick wall.

New Documents Posted to the Michigan Special Education Reference in Spring 2014

July 2014 – Two new Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) policy letters have been posted to the Michigan Special Education Reference (MI-SER). (Audio Available)

read full article

Michigan Special Education Reference logo with black lettering and white background.

Camp Tuhsmeheta Offers Outdoor Education Opportunities for All Students

July 2014 – The camp, which was originally created to provide outdoor learning experiences for students with visual impairments, now accepts reservations from both educational and non-educational groups. (Audio Available)

read full article

A student climbs a wooden structure with hand and foot holds designed to look like a rock wall.

Admin Login