GCS Media Matters

Upcoming Task and Dates to Remember for this Week.

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This Week August 24-28

  • Remember our Extreme Transformation Challenge... Send before pictures to gruert@gcsnc.com
  • WiseOwl Wednesdays- See details below
  • Inform staff and plan to Collect Summer Reading Minutes Totals due on Sept .10
  • CIPA- See updated video links below
  • Evaluation- Expect a detailed email later this week with updates and information regarding your evaluation this year.

Dates to Remember

Sept. 7-Labor Day Holiday

Sept. 9 International Literacy Day

Sept. 10 Mentor Mentee Meeting 4:00-6:00 Wash. St. Rm 300

Sept. 10 August and Summer Reading Minutes Due

Sept. 16 Early Release Day

  • Sept. 23 Middle School Media & Tech. PLC 2:00-4:00 Wash. St. Rm 300

    Sept. 23 High School Media & Tech. PLC 4:00-6:00 Wash. St. Rm 300

    Sept. 24 Elementary Media & Tech. PLC 2:00-4:00 4:00-6:00 Franklin Blvd. Board Room

    Sept. 28 eBook Classroom Connections Training Option 8:30-12:00 Wash. St. Rm 301

    Sept. 29 eBook Classroom Connections Training Option 12:30-4:00 Wash. St. Rm 300

    Sept. 30 DUE DATE: Collection Development Plan DUE to Media Services

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    Updated Videos have been posted on the CIPA page. Many of you may prefer to save it to your machine rather than to stream it.




    * As always, feel free to contact us if you have any questions

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    NCWiseOwl Wednesday's

    Hope your school year has gotten off to a great start! Are you looking for great resources to use with your students? We have the answer - NCWiseOwl! Here you can find great resources to use with your classes, professional articles, ebooks, and so much more.

    Not sure what's available from NCWiseOwl? You can use our NCWiseOwl Toolkit to help you learn more. There are tutorials, promotional materials, and information about WiseOwl Wednesdays. In fact, this Wednesday (9/2) we will begin our WiseOwl Wednesday Webinars. Britannica will be sharing with us how you can use Britannica School for differentiated instruction

    September Topics:

    • Sept. 2 Differentiated Instruction| Britannica
    • Sept. 23- Explora| EBSCO
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    Don't Forget!

    Photo Directory Pictures Needed

    Please send Tammy a picture of yourself for the GCS Media Specialist online Picture Directory.

    CLICK HERE to verify if you need to send in a picture.

    Library Media Services

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