OTD Weekly Updates
Week of October 14, 2016
Wallace Foundation, Leadership Center & General OTD Updates
Oct.14 - Annual Wallace update trip. Attendees: Melissa, Darrell, Pamela, Doug and Rudy team prep huddle taking place on Tuesday @ 9:30am. Dial in at (877-668-4493 meeting pass code 647 722 972).
- Oct.10 & 11-CCL Coaching for Greater Effectiveness 2-day training at OHSDC.
- 25 registered thus far for AP Symposium. Additional districts in VA and Delaware will be contacted for participation
Oct.19-Arbinger 2.0 training for entire OTD
Identified OTD staff will finish their Strengthsfinder certification training by end of December.
Teacher Leadership Updates
- Oct. 13 (OTD, HR, C&I, OEPE) - PEIP Follow-up Series @ Charles H. Flowers HS - 4:30p-7:30p - 59 teachers in attendance
- Oct. 18 - PGCRTP Residency Seminar @ Kenmoor Middle School - 5:00p-8:00p
- Ongoing OTD-led Teacher Development PD– Praxis Prep Classes, NBCT Candidate Support Session, PGCRT CPD courses
School Leadership Updates
- ALPSS and CPIP held this week.
- NAESP Mentoring Training in Alexandria, VA.- Oct 13th-14th first time training & Oct 15th for renewal certification
Trust Matters author, Dr. Tschannen-Moran, has confirmed her potential availability for SLI; negotiating price between $2,500-$3,500, will pursue date confirmation with Drs. Davis and Maxwell next week.
Oct.13-HW2 Subcommittee Meeting - to map out timeline for Principal PD for Q2, Q3, Q4
Oct.14- Wonderful visit to Wallace Foundation w/ Dr. Anthony & Dr. Shetley- PGCPS Principal Pipeline discussion (Melissa, Rudy, and Katrina Lamont). Action item: Schedule meeting with Budget to discuss Non-regulatory suggestions for Title I about leadership development. Follow up with Andy Cole to discuss additional funding opportunities with Wallace based on today's meeting.
Oct.20- HW2 Strategy Team Meeting - to construct scope and sequence for PGCPS Way
Oct.21-AP Symposium at the National Harbor
Leadership Team members will continue their EDC certification training through December.
HW2 Strategy Plan Workgroup
- Oct. 13 - HW2 Strategy Work: Principal PD Subgroup. Draft of December 19 Systemic Principals meeting presentation will be shared with this group on November 10; then make edits based upon feedback. Revised version will be shared again with subcommittee on December 1 for more input.
- Oct. 20 - HW2 Strategy: Full Workgroup. Focus will be on PGCPS Way Curriculum Writing teams.