SS HS Dept Chair Meeting

April 11, 2017 1-4pm

Today's Agenda

  • Welcome - Icebreaker
  • BLEND module
  • Local Resources: Austin Monitor’s City Budget Simulation and Contest
  • Texas Folklife: Teacher workshop
  • BLEND Sandbox Time

Announcements

Summer PD for HS Social Studies

Understanding New AP Government textbooks

June 6th, AM only

Section # 83759


Personal Financial Literacy: The New Social Studies Course for Texas

June 13-14

Section #83782

In conjunction with Dallas Fed


Social Studies/Language Arts Summer Institute

August 2-3

Section #83835


BLENDed Learning 101 - An Introduction to BLEND

Everyday M-Th June 5-August 3 (no sessions during week of July 3-6 due to district-wide shutdown)

Course #OPD.44750


BLEND-Designing with BLEND

Everyday M-Th June 6-August 3 (no sessions during week of July 3-6 due to district-wide shutdown)

Course #OPD.44752

Refer to the link below to determine which content area specialists are available at various training sessions: http://tinyurl.com/BLENDsummer17

Please complete the exit ticket below on a post-it note and place on the door as you leave.

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