Michigan Association of Administrators of Special Education

MAASE is a statewide professional educational organization affiliated with the National Council of Administrators of Special Education and the Council for Exceptional Children. MAASE members are dedicated to the enhancement of the worth, dignity, potential, and uniqueness of each individual in society.

Those who receive special education services are individuals who possess basic rights and responsibilities, and who command respect at all times. Special education embraces the right to a free appropriate public education.

The Mission of MAASE is to provide leadership for the development and implementation of quality programs and services for students with disabilities within the total education community.

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President's Corner

MAASE President Brenda Tarsa
Brenda Tarsa

January, 2019

“We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.” Winston Churchill

A few years ago, I started collecting notecards and emails which contained a sundry of personal bucket fillers. The growing collection is stored in a manilla envelope inscribed with three simple words: The Good Stuff. Contributors to The Good Stuff (family members, directors, superintendents, teachers, principals, co-workers, and MAASE members) aren’t awar... More[+]

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