Great Start Readiness Programs now enrolling for Fall 2014
GSRP is Michigan's state-funded preschool program for four-year-old children with factors that may place them at risk. Parents can submit an application online for their child to attend a Great Start Readiness Program for Fall 2014. Children must meet eligibility and age criteria. Click here for more information and to submit information to determine if your child qualifies.
Take a break from summer by exploring careers
A limited number of openings remain for two career-based summer camps offered in Port Huron this August. The camps were organized through a partnership among St. Clair County KnowHow2GO, Oakland University and St. Clair County Community College. The camps are:
- Engineering & Computer Science Camp will explore in-demand technology based careers. The camps feature hands-on activities and simulations. Aug. 11-15, 2014, $285.
- Career Exploration Camp is intended to help students explore career in such fields as business, medical fields, criminal justice, art and graphic design. Students will participate in hands-on activities, simulations, and will interact with professionals from these fields. Aug. 18-21, 2014, $150.
For more information and to register please go to the St. Clair County KnowHow2GO website and follow the prompts for Oakland Summer Camps.
Read the latest edition of THE WOODLAND WORD
Completion celebration is a happy time for all
Here is what you'll read in this edition of Woodland's newsletter, The Woodland Word:
– Young artists show off impressive talent
– ACES Day gets students moving
– Students learn how to ‘ROAR’ into summer
Read the MAY / JUNE 2014 issue
New historical video: ‘The Tornadoes of 1953’
RESA'S latest Moment in History video, The Tornadoes of 1953, examines two tornadoes that tore through St. Clair County within two weeks of each other that spring. The video features 17 witnesses / survivors of the storms telling their personal experiences of the days. The DVD is $10 and the Blu-ray is $20. Copies can be picked up at the front desk of the RESA administration building or ordered for an additional $2 to cover shipping. For more information, call Susan Rutkofske at (810) 455-4149 or send her email.
View other available episodes
TEC students clean up at state contests
St. Clair County TEC students brought home 25 medals from the state SkillsUSA competitions held in Lansing and Grand Rapids the weekends of April 5 and April 12.
Read a special edition of 499 Range Road
Enroll now in Blue Water Middle College
The Blue Water Middle College offers a free two-year college degree opportunity to students entering 11th grade this fall at Port Huron, Port Huron Northern, Capac, Memphis, Algonac and Yale high schools. Click here to learn more
Children's books are arriving at the homes of youngsters from newborns through age 5 across St. Clair County. The books come at no cost to the family. RESA and the United Way of St. Clair County are partners in underwriting locally Dolly Parton's Imagination Library program.
Find out more about the program and how to register
Keep up on the latest programs for educators
The RESA provides sessions throughout the year on a range of topics for educators.
View coming workshops
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