Herndon Sensei's News Corner

November 18 Newsletter

Thanksgiving edition

Mina-san. Konnichiwa!

We have just a few days left before GaVS Fall Break. Let's get all the assignments submitted by Thursday, Nov. 19 so you can relax and enjoy the holiday time with family and friends. But if you miss Nov. 19 due date, please take some time during Fall Break to complete all the assignments. Here is the late assignment policy for this grading period.

  • 10% deduction .......The assignments submitted after 12:01AM of Friday, Nov. 20 but before 12:00 midnight of Sunday, Nov. 29.
  • 20% deduction .......The assignments submitted after 12:01AM but before 12:00 midnight of Monday, Nov. 30.
  • 30% deduction .......The assignments submitted after 12:01AM but before 12:00 midnight of Tuesday, Dec. 1.
  • Wednesday, Nov. 25....Gradebook will be updated and schoolcast will be sent as scheduled.
  • Tuesday, Dec.1. is the last day to submit any late assignments.

GaVS will not be in session during the week of Thanksgiving, Nov.23 to Nov. 27; however, I will be checking emails at least once a day so if you need to communicate with me, please don't hesitate.

I have listed 3 different activities you can participate in this edition for extra credit. Please see below for details.

End of Semester Important Dates

Please check out these important dates as we get closer to the end of Fall Semester.

  • November 19 (Thur.)..............Assignments Due
  • November 23 - 27..................GaVS Fall Break
  • November 23.........................No Adobe Connect Session
  • November 30 (Mon.)..............Adobe Connect Sessions at 2:25PM & 8PM
  • December 1 (Tue.).................The last day for late assignment submission
  • December 2 - 3 (Wed.&Thur.)........Final Exam
  • December 4 (Fri.) ..................The last day of Fall 2015
  • December 10.(Thur.)..............Grade Available in Registration at 8AM