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September 25, 2019
10/25/19 Drive-In Conference

Registration is now closed for MSPRA's 10/25/19 Drive-In Conference:  "Get Them Hired! Team Up With Your Human Resources Department to Bring the BEST to Your District."  Click here to read more about it.

September 25, 2019
EEE Communication Toolkit Available

Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) is a mosquito-borne disease with confirmed human cases in Michigan--including three that were fatal.  The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) strongly advises Michigan residents to protect themselves from mosquito bites. 

To aid in your communication efforts, MSPRA has developed an EEE Communication Toolkit in partnership with the Michigan Association of Secondary School Principals (MASSP) and the Michigan Association of Intermediate School Administrators (MAISA). 

05/30/2019
Registration open for June 18 Drive-In Conference

MSPRA's June 18, 2019 Drive-In Conference is now open for registration.

You'll want to attend this highly-valued session about these critical topics.

"Diversity, Equity & Cultural Sensitivity for School Communicators" with Dr. Jay Marks, Diversity and Equity Consultant with Oakland Schools. This day-long training session will be packed with practical tips and strategies for communicating about diversity and equity in your everyday work. Plus, you'll learn how to help facilitate community conversations around these essential subjects.

Read the complete program description.

Register by June 13, 2019.

April 26, 2019
MDE Hosting Educator Workforce Job Fairs

Get Connected!

Developing, supporting and sustaining a high-quality, prepared and collaborative education workforce is a high priority of the Michigan Department of Education (MDE). That’s why MDE is targeting this Top 10 in 10 Strategic Goal by hosting three Educator Workforce Job Fairs across the state to connect job seekers and those hiring teachers, subs, bus drivers, custodians, paras, secretaries, admins and any other education-related positions.

03/14/2019
MSPRA Awards Open
Submit by May 18, 2019

Submit your nominations now through May 18, 2019 for:

Winners will be announced in the fall.

Read about the latest recipients on the Awards Page.  

Mark of Distinction

MSPRA is proud to have earned the following National School Public Relations Association Marks of Distinction as an Exemplary Chapter:

2018

  • Year-round Program
  • Coalition Building

2017

  • Year-round Program

2016

  • Year-round Program

2015

  • Year-round Program

2014

  • Year-round Program

2013

  • Year-long Program

2011

  • Professional Development/PR Skill-Building

2010

  • Professional Development/PR Skill-Building