Networking Meetings

The Michigan Head Start Association Invites You to Become Part of a Learning Community;  Register Today for Your 2017-2018 Learning Community!

As part of a Learning Community, you are being offered an opportunity to meet three times annually for
peer-to-peer professional development, networking, and to share

The sessions will be held at the University Club of Michigan State University, 3435 Forest Road, Lansing, Mich. 48910. 

Registration allows one person to register for the entire three-part series. There are no substitutions of staff for individual meetings. Register for your Learning Community today! 

ERSEA Learning Community: October 19, 2017, February 1, 2018, April 18, 2018 

Mental Health / Disabilities Learning Community:  October 18, 2017, January 31, 2018, April 17, 2018

Human Relations Learning Community:  October 17, 2017, February 15, 2018, April 19, 2018 



Thank you for attending our ERSEA Networking Meeting on May 23, 2017

Our program featured Rachel Mellema, Great Start Programs Specialist at MDE, and Sara Orris, Homeless Student Services Consultant for Oakland Schools. Find PowerPoints and additional resources for "Engaging Families for Enrollment and Recruitment" by Rachel Mellema and "Homelessness" by Sara Orris below.  Click here for the day's agenda. Click here for notes from the sessions.

"Engaging Families for Enrollment and Recruitment," by Rachel Mellema

ERSEA Presentation (PowerPoint) by Rachel Mellema


Thank you for attending our HR Networking Meeting on May 24, 2017

 Thank you to Danielle Cross, Human Resources Manager for Capital Area Community Services, Inc. for leading the day's event, "Setting Employees Up for Success: Starting Before They Start.” Click here for meeting notes.

Onboarding (PowerPoint) by Danielle Cross

HR Criminal History (PowerPoint) by the Michigan Department of Education