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ANNOUNCEMENTS
Explore CMU on Summer College Day Visits
CMU’s College Days are a great opportunity for high school students to explore CMU at interest-specific visits. There are six visits available in July, each hosted by a different college, allowing you to visit the specific college you may be interested in attending. For more information or to register, click here.
Innovative Program Grants Available from Michigan College Access Network
The Michigan College Access Network (MCAN) offers Innovative Program Grants to fund programs that increase college readiness, enrollment and completion. Be sure to contact MCAN first if you are considering applying for this grant to get additional information. For further details on the grant, click here.
Staff Spotlight: Bill Gesaman
This month’s staff feature highlights Bill Gesaman, a member of the Center’s field operations team.  Read more
CMU CONNECTIONS
Spirit of the Future Scholarships
Eligible graduates of CMU-authorized charter public high schools have the opportunity to apply for scholarships to attend CMU.  Read more
Charter School Educator Award
Eligible educators and school leaders at CMU-authorized charter public schools can receive 50 percent tuition assistance for eligible graduate programs at CMU.  Read more
College of Education and Human Services
Links direct you to specific Centers and Departments within the College that have resources that can drive performance, enhance capacity and create opportunities at all levels of the K-12 community.  Read more
GOOD NEWS IN OUR SCHOOLS
South Arbor Students Receive National Recognition at MathCON
Four South Arbor Charter Academy students were among 500 students that competed this spring at MathCON in Chicago. These 500 students were chosen out of more than 44,000 nationwide to participate in the prestigious academic competition.  Read more
Charyl Stockwell Presented Grammy Award
Earlier this year, Charyl Stockwell Preparatory Academy (CSPA) announced they received the Grammy Signature School Enterprise award. Recently during their spring concert, recording artist Kem presented them with a trophy and the grant funding. The Grammy Foundation also produced a video highlighting CSPA that you can view by clicking here.
FlexTech Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony
FlexTech High School recently held a groundbreaking ceremony to begin their expansion project at the school. The expansion will have additional classrooms and instructional space. 
EVENTS
Strategic Use of Academic Data
June 28  |  6 pm – 8:15 pm
Downtown Market Grand Rapids  – Grand Rapids, MI

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June 30  |  6 pm – 8:15 pm
Crowne Plaza Detroit Novi – Novi, MI

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New Board Member Orientation
June 29  |  Noon – 2 pm
Brick Street of Grand Blanc – Grand Blanc, MI

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Board President Round Table Discussion
July 12  |  Noon – 2 pm
Gilbert & Blakes – Okemos, MI

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Have an announcement or good news story to share? Email us at Info@TheCenterForCharters.org.
OUR MISSION
To transform public education through accountability, innovation and access to quality education for all students.
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