The Argus-Press

Cameras roll in Durand

Posted: Thursday, October 6, 2011 2:15 pm

As Durand Area Schools revamps the way it evaluates teachers and incorporates national education standards into its curriculum, a camera crew is filming the process for a documentary.

On Tuesday at Durand Middle School, cameras were trained on a teacher professional development session and then on individual teachers as they were interviewed by a director at the Association For Supervision and Curriculum Development, a national educational organization that is making the documentary.

Subscription Required

An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety.

Have an online subscription?

Login Now

Need an online subscription?



  • Discuss

Rules of Conduct

  • 1 Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
  • 2 Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
  • 3 Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
  • 4 Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
  • 5 Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
  • 6 Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.

Welcome to the discussion.


    A subscription service is required to post comments.

  • West Shore Drive posted at 8:12 am on Fri, Oct 7, 2011.

    West Shore Drive Posts: 20

    Not sure about that.... but.......

    Sounds like another photo opp. to get her weekly pic in the local papers!!!

  • tenputt posted at 7:19 pm on Thu, Oct 6, 2011.

    tenputt Posts: 13

    This article shows what a great superintendent we have. she has vision and the guts and leadership to lead us in the right direction. Durand is in the National Spotlight! Could any of you negative nannies ever predicted this? Durand will become a national leader under the leadership of Cindy Weber.

default avatar
Welcome to the site! Login or Signup below.
Not you?||
Logout|My Dashboard

Featured Photo


Top Story

Johnathan Rand, author of “Michigan Chillers,” “American Chillers” and “Freddie Fernortner” spoke to 550 students Friday during a visit to Owosso’s Emerson Elementary. He told students they could visit anywhere just by opening the “door” to a book. The author also said they could also write their own book by picking up a “magic wand” (pencil) and putting the wand to paper. Angela Wertz, third-grade teacher at Emerson, spent the last the months spear-heading fundraisers to bring Rand to Owosso. With roller skating parties, cookie sales and raffles, Wertz was able to pull it off.

5:00 am | See more