​Oakland Schools operates REMC 17 at the Oakland Schools main campus. REMC 17 provides professional development services, instructional resources and consulting services to the public school districts and public school academies of Oakland County.​ Laura Cummings is the Director of REMC 17.


REMC Association of Michigan Projects

The REMC Association of Michigan​ funds Statewide Projects. These projects are an important part of the work of REMC 17. Explore the projects via the links below to access free, quality professional development and instructional resources.

21 Things 4 Students
A virtual classroom where students in grades 6-8 learn about and demonstrate basic technology skills.

Classroom Makers

Classroom Makers
Multi-year effort to provide local REMCs with maker training, curriculum and materials to be used with their districts to support and expand curricula and learning.

Decorative only

MI Streamnet
Live and archived video broadcasts as well as self-paced, professional development courses.

Decoration only

MiTechKids is a free, online resource that provides task card activities for teachers to use with their students. The task cards support both curriculum and technology with a focus on creativity, critical thinking, collaboration, and building technology skills.

Streaming Video

REMC 17/Oakland Schools provides subsidized, streaming video services (Discovery Streaming) to the public school districts and public school academies. Private schools are eligible to purchase streaming video at the REMC Save pricing. These resources provide teachers and students with access to over 200,000 high-quality videos, audio files, images, and other digital resources directly correlated to the curriculum.


Laura Cummings

Digital Learning Consultant

Kimberly Clarke

Project/Department Assistant