[MI BPA 2016-2017] Tuesday Tipster #31

Dear Chapter Advisors:

This week, the combined secondary and postsecondary weekly updates will resume.

Items titled in a maroon color is a message from the state executive council. ** Indicates new items for this week.

UPCOMING EVENTS & DEADLINES
April 30, 2017: SLC Photo Store Purchase Deadline
May 10-14, 2017: National Leadership Conference (Orlando, Florida)

** BUSINESS TEACHER JOB OPENINGS
As we approach the end of the school year, as you become aware of business teacher or other relevant job openings, send them to me and I will share the news with other BPA advisors and future teachers who are completing their certification programs.

** NLC SCHEDULE FOR MICHIGAN CHAPTERS
A National Leadership Conference schedule for Michigan Chapters is available for download from www.michiganbpa.org/documents or www.michiganbpa.org/nlc. The schedule and Michigan name tag ribbons were mailed, via US mail, to one advisor from each chapter late last week.

NLC TRADING PINS STILL AVAILABLE
We still have a lot of trading pins available for sale. If you have overlooked ordering trading pins for you and your students, please order your pins today. Orders must be received no later than April 19, 2017. This will help guarantee that the pins can be shipped to you prior to the conference. Don’t miss out. Order online at www.michiganbpa.org/nlc-trading-pins.

SECONDARY SLC PHOTOGRAPHS ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Photographs taken by our official conference photographer are now available for purchase via photo download within the next few days. SLC photos are available for sale: www.michiganbpa.org/2017slcdashboard. You may view more than 3,000 pictures from our conference. Pictures are available for sale until April 30, 2017.

NLC PREVIEW GUIDE
Please download and read the entire NLC Preview Guide, which is available for download at www.bpa.org/nlc/preconferencepublication. You should read the booklet using a highlighter in order to highlight important pieces of information.