Week of August 12th...
LA Staff News
Monday: (Casual dress)
Teacher Work Session: 8:00-9:30
8:15 AM: Liberty Education Foundation will bring Lamar’s as they take 15 minutes to tell us about the Foundation for the year!
Value, Staff Buy-in
Who delivers and where?
11 Executive Functioning Skills
How do we currently build?
S1 Focus: Time Management and Task Initiation
Visible Learning at LN Theatre: 10:00-11:30
Teacher Work Session: 12:00-4:00
Tuesday, August 13th: Recovery Room Instructor Start Day--Eddie Richey (Casual Dress)
**8:00 AM--Breakfast provided by PTA Peggy!
Building Session: 8:00-11:30
Restorative Practices (big topic but waiting for Eddie and Ted to be working)
Summary of philosophy, theory and practice
Charting minor behaviors: BehaviorFlip
Weight of “events”
Role of Eddie
Weekly Calendar and First Three Week Outline of Activity
Teacher Work Session: 12:30-4:00
Wednesday, August 14th: First day of school. Wear LA attire.
- August 19th: Back to School Night 6:00-7:00
- August 23rd: Staff Pictures at 8:00; Underclassmen and Seniors to follow
- August 30th: All School Speaker 1:00 at LPAT: Rick Ross
Why is Teaching this SEL Stuff Such a Big Deal?
A Great Movie to Help Understand WHY we Need to Teach SEL
SEL Instruction Will Be Done by ALL Adults
Ready or not, here they come!
- If you have not read the WHOLE pre-service document, please do so ASAP.
- Advisors: You can learn a lot about your new students by reading the responses from their parents.
- If you are not comfortable or do not understand something, please come talk to me. We move at a fast pace, and I want to be able to support you!
Thank you to each and every one of you who make this school the best it can be. I am privileged to be able to learn with you every day! Cheers to being engines of HOPE for our students!
Liberty Academy Staff 2019-2020
Debi Straws, Secretary
Lori Streu, Counselor
Andrea Johnson, Social Worker
Mark Krause, Interventionist
Eddie Richey, ISS Instructor
Justin Fetters, Security
Ted Maxwell, Safety
Christine Patterson, Long Term Suspension
Lisa Augustine, Missouri Option Program
Judy Smith, Alt. Ed. Teacher
Art Smith, Teacher
Chad Brinkmeyer, Teacher
Summer Kelley, Teacher
Nick Schwieder, Teacher
Paul Richardson, Teacher
Jared Haferbier, Special Education Teacher
Jodi Williams-Sipes, .75 Teacher
Zach Osborne, Teacher
Janet Knoke-LA Cafeteria
Kathy Wright-LMS Nurse
Clayton Smith-LMS Head Custodian
Kim Sadler-LMS Cafeteria Manager