Brandy Minikey, Parent Liaison for the Great Start Collaborative in Montcalm County, reads a book to a young student.
National curriculum consultant Karen Bailey explains Webb's Depth of Knowledge to teachers during a workshop on the Common Core State Standards.
Math teachers from Montcalm and Ionia Counties discuss their understanding of the Common Core Math Standards.
MACC instructor, Ashley Reisbig, uses an explicit routine to teach her students new vocabulary words.
Kindergarten teachers from Montcalm and Ionia Counties work on deconstructing English Language Arts Standards.
Montcalm County science, math, and technology teachers visit Greenville Tool and Die to learn how their curriculum helps students prepare for the world of work.
Montcalm Community College graduated its first class of Early College students in May of 2016.
Students at the Seiter Education Center enjoy the activities at the 2016 Carnival!

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Montcalm Area ISD

Together with the school districts of Carson City-Crystal, Central Montcalm, Greenville, Lakeview, Montabella, Tri County, and Vestaburg, public school academies and private schools, MAISD coordinates and delivers services and programs designed to improve education in Montcalm County.

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  • 29 May
    • Toddler Time Fun 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Toddler Time Fun
      May 29
      10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Timothy C. Hauenstein Reynolds Township Library, 117 W Williams St, Howard City, MI 49329
      Great Start Collaborative
      This program is designed with age appropriate activities for 18 months to 3 years. There is a story, craft, songs and more. It meets Mondays at 10 AM. For more information, call 231/937-5575.
    • Preschool Storytime Fun 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      Preschool Storytime Fun
      May 29
      11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      Timothy C. Hauenstein Reynolds Township Library, 117 W Williams St, Howard City, MI 49329
      Great Start Collaborative
      This program is designed with age appropriate activities for 3-5 year olds. It includes 2 stories, crafts, songs and other activities. It meets on Monday at 11 AM. Fore more information, call 231.937.5575.
  • 30 May
    • Playgroup at Howard City 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
      Playgroup at Howard City
      May 30
      9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
      MacNaughton Elementary 415 Cedar St. Howard City, MI 49329 USA
      Great Start Collaborative
      Any family with children from birth thru 4 years old living in Montcalm Area Intermediate School District is welcome to attend Playgroup. Registration is required prior to attending, NO COST to attend! Call or register for more information at (616) 225-6146
    • Playgroup at Vestaburg 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
      Playgroup at Vestaburg
      May 30
      9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
      Vestaburg Elemenatry 7188 Avenue B Vestaburg, MI 48891
      Great Start Collaborative
      Any family with children from birth thru 4 years old living in Montcalm Area Intermediate School District is welcome to attend Playgroup. Registration is required prior to attending, NO COST to attend! Call or register for more information at (616) 225-6146
    • Breastfeeding Support Group
      May 30
      1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
      Spectrum United Lifestyles, Greenville, MI
      Great Start Collaborative
      Milk & Cookies Take time to meet other breastfeeding mothers and receive help from Certified Lactation Counselors. Surrounding yourself with others who share your same situation can be very supporting and helpful. This is a free meeting held every Tuesday from 1:30-2:30 p.m. at Spectrum Health United Lifestyles. for more information Call Spectrum Health United Lifestyles in Greenville 616.754.6185
  • 1 Jun
    thru Jun 4
    • Carson City Frontier Days
      Jun 1 - Jun 4
      Great Start Collaborative
      Our focus again this year is to offer all of the events throughout the festival weekend to be totally free to all in attendance. FREE FAMILY FRIENDLY FUN is our mission! We are excited to be hosting the 12th Hot Air Balloon Shoot-Out. The skies will be filled with familiar hot air balloons as well as a few new ones. The pilots are excited to be coming back and are hoping to give you a good show! For more information visit:http://www.carsoncityfrontierdays.com/1/344/index.asp

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