TMS BLIF Update

March 18, 2016

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TEG Spring Survey-REQUIRED

  • Spring TEG IMPACT Surveys: The survey window is open.

  • Students will complete their survey in homeroom on Friday, March 25th.

  • Teachers have until Friday, March 25th to complete the survey.

  • The data collected from these two surveys are part of each school's Fidelity Index ratings and are shared each year with the BOE.

PLC Planning

3/21/16-Monday-No Curriculum Team, due to BA testing. Parks will meet with ELA to plan.

3/22/15-Tuesday-Math planning with Stacy Wozny.

AIG Summer Camp Survey

AIG Summer Camp Survey Please complete the survey (deadline is Mar. 11) to get ideas for Summer Camp. Just because you submit an idea, doesn’t mean you will have to teach it ;).

Don't forget to complete your Teacher Working Conditions Survey

AdvanceED dates will be 4/25/16- 4/27/16

Last Day

Last Day of School for Students is Friday, June 10! Last Day for Teachers is Monday, June 13, this is now a REQUIRED teacher workday!

Back to School Bash

2016/2017 Back to School Bash will be held Statesville High School and Troutman Elementary School on 8/13/16 from 9am-1pm.

Teacher Opportunities

Curriculum Development Leadership Opportunity:

  • Curriculum Development Leadership Opportunity: Application here. “Infomercial” here Are you an English, Math, or Science educator who deeply knows the Common Core & Essential State Standards for your content area? Do your students consistently achieve at or above "proficient" levels or consistently make growth? Are you committed to our profession? Would you be willing to spend the next year helping lead I-SS teachers towards better understanding of the rigor of the standards through developing more accurate Curriculum Guides, pacing guides, and common assessments? If you answered "yes" to these questions, Curriculum & Instruction wants YOU to apply to be a Curriculum Development Leader at the Secondary Level.

Resources

Shared by S. Justice

Shared by Kelly Cooper

ADR Resource Room

  • ADR Resource Room is available for Elementary and Secondary staff. There are LA, Reading and Math Resources in addition to many teaching tools available to you. You can access the ADR Resource Room through Destiny. Contact Andrea Galliher 704-832-2522 with questions.

PD Opportunities

Canvas PD

  • March 24th (optional) Canvas PD: TNL #12926

    • 3:30-5:00

    • ADR: SD1

  • Free Canvas PD in I-SS!: TNL #12947 @ ADR SD2

    • June 16, 20, 21, 28

    • August 3, 23

    • 3 hour sessions: 8:30-11:30 and 1:00-4:00

    • Teachers can attend as many sessions as they want.

Apple PD

  • Capturing and Sharing Learning with iPhoto and Photo (3 hours)

TNL #12933

March 17th (part 2)

3:30-5:00 @ ADR SD4

  • Publishing Interactive Content with iBooks Author (3 hours)

TNL# 12931

April 12 (part I) and April 27 (part 2)

3:30-5:00 @ADR SD2

Learn how to create and share interactive multi-touch books for learning and

teaching.


Personal Learning Networks

GLOBAL EDUCATION TEACHER LEADER INSTITUTE

World View’s Global Education Teacher Leader Institute will develop global education leaders in North Carolina schools by building classroom teachers capacity for practice and leadership in global education. There is a cost involved.

Food For Thought

Duties

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Just for Fun!

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