Staff Miller Minute
We #cando & #willdo our personal best to inspire excellence!
Week 9 ~ October 13
If you would like to be on the graphic art / mural / picture committee, please let me know.
Please thank the specials team and the front office team for their contributions in pulling this fundraiser off! We went from 48% profit to an 85% profit because of their efforts!
Mrs. Wade's class won for top contribution! Mrs. Wade, come see me for your prize!
1st grade won top grade level! 1st grade, you have earned recess / lunch / +15 minutes for an off-campus paid for lunch. Let me know when you want to go!
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Jeans will be Mondays (#MISDProud), Fridays (Spirit), and some Wednesdays (College Shirt).
Early Dismissal Schedule
Tutoring by MISD Staff Members
DBD(local)”An employee shall disclose in writing to his or her immediate supervisor any private tutoring of District students for pay.”
If a teacher is serving as a tutor after hours he/she needs to get approval from their campus Principal. The teacher may NOT tutor students who he/she currently serves. Tutoring services may only be offered to students in the same building who are not in the teacher’s class or students who attend another school within the District. They need to use a personal email account; they may NOT use the MISD account.
Innovative Teaching Grant Applications are Now Open for the 2019-2020 School Year!
From Jamie McNulty -
The Midlothian ISD Education Foundation has opened up the Request for Proposals (RFP) for Innovative Teaching Grant Applications. Visit the MEF website for full details.
Grants are due by Sunday, October 20, 2019, by 11:59 p.m. It is IMPORTANT that all applicants thoroughly read the grant guidelines prior to writing/submitting a grant application.
PERSONS ELIGIBLE TO APPLY FOR GRANTS: Individuals or teams of individuals employed by the Midlothian ISD who are involved in the instruction of students.
ELIGIBLE PROPOSALS: Instructional approaches or projects designed to begin during the current/following school year and which meet the selection criteria.
AWARD OF FUNDS: Grants of up to $2,500 will be awarded to individual teacher-initiated programs or projects. Grants of up to $5,000 will be awarded to campus teams, departments and district initiated programs or projects.
DON'T FORGET: There will only be ONE grant cycle this school year. APPLY NOW!
Feel free to reach out to me by phone or email with any questions.