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September 2017

A Message from Dr. Melissa Williams-Scott

Welcome back to the Second start of the 2017-2018 School Year. We are so thankful that everyone is safe and back to a routine. Gator Nation is alive and well and we have seen that in so many ways during the past two weeks. Remember, we are here to support classroom instruction. Just reach out and let us know how we can help.

Eduphoria Forethought Lesson Plans

Lesson Plan Adjustments

Please do not stress out about your lesson plans right now. We realize that your students and you are going through so much. Carla Voelkel has indicated that lesson plans will not be required until the week of September 25th.


If you have planned for the entire month or Nine Weeks, there are a few options.


5 Minute Webinar on Shifting Lesson Plans

https://goo.gl/Ws72xV

- Please realize that if you use this method, you will Shift and then Tweak your plans. Also, plans will carry over into the 2nd Nine Weeks.


5 Minute Webinar on Moving Lesson from Your Team Planner to Your Lesson Planner

https://goo.gl/YZXagv


You will have to register, but the site will then go directly to the recorded webinars.


Copying plans may be the best option. Feel free to reach out to your Technology Integration Specialist for help with this: Jennifer Rushing for Elementary Campuses, Claudia Valastro for Middle School & Junior High Campuses, and Caroline Lightfoot for High School Campuses.

Online Textbooks

Ren Place Beginning of Year STAR Testing Window

The Beginning of Year STAR Testing Window will open September 18th and run through October 13th.

Other Digital Resources

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