C&I Newsletter

September

Curriculum Update

The next Region 13 Instructional Coach Network meeting & MISD IC/LC meeting is on Tuesday, October 20th.


The Curriculum and Instruction team has been assigned to specific campuses for support. This support began on September 14th. Please see the link below in order to determine who your district support person will be. Other helpful links and updates are provided below.


Links

C&I Campus Support

C&I Department Staff

PD Walkthrough Videos

MISD Curriculum Standards

MISD Instructional Support Positions

CBA Calendar

Professional Development Update

District PD Day: Monday, October 12

Campus PD Days: January 4-5, 2016

District PD Day: Monday, February 15, 2016


We had some great things happening during back-to-school PD, including sessions on writer's workshop, math TEKS training, interactive notebooks, textbook adoption, science safety, and Eduphoria. A big thank you goes out to all teachers, instructional and literacy coaches who helped make it a success! Check out the pictures below to see a few highlights!

Ongoing Content Area PD

The C&I department will be hosting ongoing PD sessions for all tested grade levels centered around instructional strategies and resources to teach upcoming units. Please see below for the September course offerings. The Fall PD Catalog is coming soon with dates for the remainder of the year.


9/21/15- 8th Grade Science

9/22/15- HTWP K-2 & 3-5

9/28/15- 3rd - 5th Math

9/28/15- US History

9/30/15- 5th Grade Science

9/30/15- 3rd - 5th ELA

9/30/15- 6th - 8th Math

10/1/15- Alg I

10/1/15- Biology

10/5/15- 8th Grade Social Studies

10/7/15- 6th-8th ELA

10/14/15 Eng 1/Eng 2