MiCoOp Calls/Webinars

2020-21 Call/Webinar Schedule

The goal of the calls and webinars is to share expertise, experience, and energy around changing the focus of teaching and learning so that all students learn. Michigan CoOp members will have the opportunity to ask questions and talk with the guest speakers during webinars. All webinars will be recorded and posted on the MiCoOp Members Only Resources page. Instructions to call in will be sent to your email prior to each webinar or call.

Membership Webinar Schedule
Date Time Special Guest
September 28, 2020 1:00 pm ET/ 10:00 am PT TREK Professional Learning Initiative
Val Verde Unified School District
Hear from education leaders at Val Verde Unified School District in California who are supporting their teachers and staff with comprehensive training on distance learning tools and strategies that align with their district wide PD needs. Find out how they are efficiently scaling up while offering teacher choice with self-directed micro-learning so educators can easily get the content they need and quickly implement it with their students. TREK Professional Learning Initiative is competency-based and rooted in adult learning theory.
October 2020 TBD TBD
November 2020 TBD TBD
December 9, 2020 10:00 am ET Competency Based Education
Building 21
January 2021 TBD TBD
February 2021 TBD TBD
March 2021 TBD TBD
April 2021 TBD TBD
May 2021 TBD TBD
Superintendent Calls
Date Time
September 24, 2020 9:00 am
October 23, 2020 2:00 pm
November 19, 2020 10:00 am
December 18, 2020 1:00 pm
January 21, 2021 11:00 am
February 19, 2021 3:00 pm
March 18, 2021 12:00 pm
April 16, 2021 8:00 am
May 20, 2021 4:00 pm
June 18, 2021 9:00 am
Partnership Calls
Date Time
September 22, 2020 9:00 am
November 11, 2020 11:00 am
January 14, 2021 1:00 pm
March 2, 2021 2:00 pm
May 12, 2021 10:00 am
Principal Calls
Date Time
October 1, 2020 10:00 am
November 17, 2020 2:00 pm
May 5, 2021 9:00 am
Public Webinars and Events


Start with Why by Simon Sinek

Whether you are a state leader, district leader, building/program leader, or teacher leader, you inspire people to take action. Join us in discussing WHY we do what we do and how that inspires those around us. This book discussion is a low-stakes event (i.e., join in anytime, even if you haven't had a chance to read it all) and free to all who want to participate.

Register here to receive Zoom invite and email updates.


All dates meet at 4:00 pm ET

Date Discussion
October 7, 2020 Book Club Kick-off and Introduction
November 12, 2020 Part I
December 8, 2020 Part 2
January 12, 2021 Part 3
February 10, 2021 Part 4
March 10, 2021 Part 5
April 22, 2021 Part 6 and Afterword

Simon's Ted Talk: How great leaders inspire action