West Shore School News

ESD team provides support for autism from childhood into adulthood.

March 6, 2020

ESD team provides support for autism from childhood into adulthood. By Stephanie Wagner, MCP/OCP writer. West Shore School News is a presentation of the West Shore Educational Service District in coordination with Mason County Press/Oceana County Press. In 1990, approximately 1,200 students in Michigan met the educational disability criteria for autism support services. By 2018, that number had increased to…

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ESD occupational therapy assistant has a “Hart” for home.

February 15, 2020

ESD occupational therapy assistant has a “Hart” for home. By Kate Krieger, MCP/OCP Staff Writer West Shore School News is a presentation of the West Shore Educational Service District in coordination with Mason County Press/Oceana County Press. HART – The old saying “Home is where your heart is” couldn’t be truer for 22 year-old Hart native Jenny Herrygers. A 2015…

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Wayne State program provides local training for school psychologist students.

January 31, 2020

Wayne State program provides local training for school psychologist students. West Shore School News is a presentation of the West Shore Educational Service District. By Kate Krieger-Watkins, MCP Staff Writer. With the shortage of school psychologists in the State of Michigan making it harder to meet the educational and emotional needs of students, the West Shore Educational Service District (ESD)…

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West Shore ESD hosts allied health competition.

January 10, 2020

West Shore ESD hosts allied health competition. #WestShoreSchoolNews By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief West Shore School News is a presentation of the West Shore Educational Service District. VICTORY TOWNSHIP (Mason County) — The Region 6 Health Occupational Students of America (HOSA) leadership conference was held Thursday at West Shore Community College. The event was hosted by the West Shore Educational Service…

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New ESD social workers to aid in student behavioral health needs.

December 11, 2019

New ESD social workers to aid in student behavioral health needs. #WestShoreSchoolNews By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. West Shore School News is a presentation of the West Shore Educational Service District. AMBER TOWNSHIP — The West Shore Educational Service District has created two general education social worker positions with the goal of meeting student needs outside the scope of special education. …

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