Beacon Award


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

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