PLUS of Southwest Michigan (Partners in Learning for Unlimited Success)

an Affiliate of Michigan Alliance for Gifted Education

Our Mission:  PLUS of Southwest Michigan is dedicated to providing leadership, support and advocacy of education and services to meet the needs of gifted, talented and creative students in our region.

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PLUS of SWMI Presents:



Gifted Children & the Common Core:

What You Need to Know

Rescheduled for January 27
same place, same time!

As Michigan moves to the Common Core Standards in academics, what

does it mean for gifted students in the classroom?



Dr. Kelly Schultz, Director of the Academically Talented Youth Program at Western Michigan University’s Lee Honors College, will discuss these and other issues regarding implementation of the new Common Core standards and how they might impact gifted students.


This FREE presentation is open to the public.

Monday, January 27, 2013

7:00 – 8:30 pm

Kalamazoo Regional Educational Service Agency

1819 E. Milham Ave., Portage

(located between Lovers’ Lane and Portage Rd. on the north side of the street)

Sneak peak - Coping with Digital Distractions, Monday, February 24 at 7 pm at K/RESA 

For more information, visit the website at,

or contact us at 269-353-3757.

This free program is presented by Partners in Learning for Unlimited Success of Southwest Michigan, a support and advocacy group for the families for advanced and accelerated students. PLUS is an affiliate of the Michigan Association for Gifted Children.

Print out a flier to post at your school or work!


  PLUS of Southwest Michigan is an association of people who share a common interest in supporting gifted and talented children.  Members include

For more information you may view our brochure.  If you wish to help publicize our group you may print the brochure or contact us to send you a packet of brochures.

Membership:  You may support us through membership in PLUS by filling out a registration form and mailing it to the given address.  You also have the option of becoming a member of The Alliance at that time.

Our President, Nan Janecke, had a viewpoint published in the Kalamazoo Gazette.  Go Nan!

For more information about us you may contact our President, Nan Janecke