Team Talk

The Road To Distinctions Week Of January 4, 2016

Happy New Year!

Welcome back to an exciting New Year! We trust that you experienced the three R's (rest, relaxation and rejuvenation) over the last two weeks. The new year provides us with the opportunity to abandon the past and renew commitments to push ourselves to better than we were professionally and personally.


We are with you on the road to renewed commitments and look forward to supporting your professional goals as we strive to achieve our goals. We will begin with some exciting Professional Development that is designed to move us from Good to Great!


Roosevelt “New Deal” Cruise Itinerary (9:45am to 12:00 pm)

Location

Description

Arrival

Departure

Tour Guides


Port 1

MRS – Engagement

Room 216

Explore and Revisit new and familiar ways to engage your scholars. (Teach Like a Champion)

9:45am

10:15am

Jimenez/Chaney


Port 2

RTI (60/30 Model)

Room 204

Walk through methods of implementing small group instruction within a 90 minute block.

10:20am

10:50am

Morris/Mosby


Port 3

PBIS

Room 209

Take a journey through innovative ways to create a positive climate and culture in a classroom/campus setting.

10:55am

11:25am

PBIS Team


Port 4

Socratic Seminar

Room 217

Enjoy strategies on how to create a student led classroom through text dependent questions and debate.

11:30am

12:00pm

White/Downing


12:00 pm – 1:15 pm Lunch

1:15 pm - 1:55pm – Passenger’s Guide: TEI Overview (Rubric Analysis)

Break (5 mins)

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm – At Sea: TEA with Jasmine Johns (Auditorium)

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm – Skype for Business Training Session (Library)

(Optional)