Gull Lake Partnership Conference

April 29, 2015

Please join us!

Join us for a day of great conversations, learning, and networking. Our Partnership Conference has an informal atmosphere where we learn from one another in group settings. Suggest topics for discussion with your registration. Lunch is provided. Cost is free! Registration open through April 15th.

We'll be having dinner at The Dock at Bayview on April 28th at 5:30 pm. The address is 12504 E D Ave, Richland. Please RSVP at if you'll be attending the dinner.

Gull Lake Partnership Conference

Wednesday, April 29th, 8:30am-4pm

Gull Lake High School, 7753 N. 34th StreetRichland, MI

Tentative Schedule

8:30 am - 9:00 am Coffee/Tea/Continental breakfast and networking

9:00 am - 9:30 am Introductions / Sponsors

9:30 am -11:00 am Whole group discussion

11:00 am – 12:00 pm Breakout session

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Breakout session

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Breakout session

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Whole group discussion

Feel free to break out into smaller groups at any time.

Possible Topics

  • 5-O-D: The state online course catalog
  • Community resource/education requirements and pupil accounting
  • Expanding the program and program courses
  • Homeschool/public school crossover
  • How to create a partnership
  • How to handle students that aren't doing the work
  • How to manage online classes through 5-O-A
  • Partial FTE and Home School
  • Partnerships with other districts
  • Pupil accounting/auditor guidance
  • Testing requirements, AYP implications, district report card
  • Using the K-5 Seat Time Waiver and how it impacts partnerships
  • Vaccinations
  • Vendor software

Lodging (optional)

If you're coming in on April 28th, here is a place to stay. Cost is $119 per night, including tax.

Gull Lake View Golf Club and Resort

7417 North 38th Street

Augusta, MI 49012

Call Ferah at 855.391.4301 to make reservations. Be sure to mention you are attending the Partnership Conference at Gull Lake High School.


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