Beacon Award

Award Retired

2008 Beacon Award Winner
Marcia O'Brien
Position: Principal of Heartwood School
District: Ingham ISD
Mason, MI 48854

Marcia obtained her Bachelor’s degree from Eastern Michigan University and Ed. Specialist degree from Michigan State. She also attended The University of Michigan. Marcia worked as a General Education Teacher and a Special Education Teacher in Secondary EMI and as a LD Resource Room Teacher. Marcia was also a Director of Special Education at Haslett Schools. A colleague notes that Marcia has helped coordinate a state-wide curriculum project, has presented this curriculum at several county and state-wide in-services, and continues to hold meetings to add appendices in order to make this curriculum as complete as possible. This project has resulted in a wonderful resource for center programs across the State.

Past Beacon Award Winners
Year Award Winner
2008 Marcia O'Brien
2003 Mark Francis