Personal Curriculum

Northwest Education Services is pleased to provide resource documents to help parents understand Personal Curriculum and to guide constituent local districts with the Michigan Merit Curriculum requirements and Personal Curriculum requests. The documents, protocols and forms included in the link below represent resources available from various sources. We are working to systemize a process throughout our region for responding to requests for a Personal Curriculum and assisting with developing plans for eligible students.

Michigan Department of Education Personal Curriculum Resources

North Ed Personal Curriculum Flowchart 

Guidance for Determining Personal Curriculum Eligibility 

Request for Personal Curriculum Plan for Student with IEP 

Request for Personal Curriculum Plan for General Education Students 



For more information contact:

Julie Gordon, Supervisor of Department of Continuous Improvement
jgordon@northwested.org

 Kaitlyn Larabee, School Psychologist
klarabee@northwested.org

 Jana Miseta, Teacher Consultant
jmiseta@northwested.org

 Rachel White, Teacher Consultant
rwhite@northwested.org