West Michigan GLSI


The Great Lakes Stewardship Initiative (GLSI) is a unique model that connects schools with their communitiesWest Michigan Great Lakes Stewardship Initiative Logo (WMGLSI) to create learning experiences for students that have lasting impact on the environment. Through regional hubs, teachers receive professional development to better facilitate inquiry-based learning and problem solving. Collaboration between schools and communities provides students with the opportunity to address local environmental issues. The resulting vibrant, hands-on learning experiences are designed to increase student achievement and help young Michigan residents become lifelong advocates for the Great Lakes.



For more information on the program, professional development opportunities, grant application and other resources please visit westmichiganglsi.org or contact:                                                    

Kristin Frang
Program Director
Phone:  231-767-7326
Email: kfrang@muskegonisd.org

Erica Johnson
Project Specialist
Phone:  231-767-7337
Email: ejohnson@muskegonisd.org

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