MPES STAFF STUFF
March 27, 2015
Georgia School Personnel Survey
Leave early Monday...Test Meeting For ALL Staff on Tuesday
Common Core Resource
During the "Math with Julie" session this week, Dr. Barlow shared an additional resource with me - videos of teachers in action in their classrooms followed by their reflection on the instructional strategies implemented:
At this point, I have only watched three videos. However, one common thread is the students' ability to communicate their learning strategies.
The link below shows students sharing how they solve multi-step problems.
Grade 5 Math: Use the Measurement System and Fractions to Solve Application Problems:
Excellent ideas for reflection as we continue to raise the bar for our students.
eCLASS Summer Staff Development
Beyond the Core Staff Development during Pre-Planning
The Curriculum and Instruction team will be offering pre-planning staff development sessions for our teachers who work in the beyond the core areas (fine arts, health/PE, foreign language, ESOL, gifted, and CTE) on August 5 at the following times:
Middle School/High School Teachers - morning session (8:00 am - 12:00 - pm)
Elementary Teachers - afternoon session (1:00 - 5:00 pm)
The specific location and session information will be provided in a subsequent message.