Paper Staff Call 7/11/2016
Louisiana Virtual Charter Academy
-Take note of Ortentation Staff Assignments
-Read one of the Customer Service McDonald's articles and complete the survey
-Read one of the Customer Service Disney articles for Staff call on July 18
-Check In Service packing list and agenda
-Email dietary restrictions* or accommodations to Jara by July 18 at noon
-Monthly schedules due August 1 for the month of August (we will work on them at PD)
*Dietary restrictions include if you would like a vegetarian option. If your lunch needs to be gluten free or of a certain calorie/carbohydrate count please be prepared to bring your own lunch. We will discussing this in detail on our Staff Call at 9 am on July 18.
First Class Flyers
- Congratulations to Honey for becoming an Instructional Coach on the Student's First Team! We are so proud of you.
- Thank you Rebecca France, Amanda LeCompte, and Verna Richard for accepting the nomination as LAVCA's candidates for the Department of Education's Science Standards committee.
- Thank you Gina Warren and Ana Berry for representing LAVCA at the third annual Teacher Ambassador Summit.
- Thank you to everyone who represented LAVCA at the 25th National Charter School Conference. Nashville will never be the same.
Happy Birthday LAVCA!
Orientation Schedule ** Please Note BR is July 22 **
9:30 am - Sign in begins
10-11 - NEW K-7 students
11:30-12:30 All 8th grade (Returning) students
1-2 pm- All New 8th to 10th grade students
2-3 pm- Clean up
Making the News..
From the Tower...
HS Academic Administrator
We are making some changes to our organizational structure. We will be adding a HS Academic Administrator to our team. Jara Naquin will transition to serve as the Academic Administrator for grades K-7. Once the HS Academic Administrator is identified and hired, he/she will serve grades 8-12. The position posted on the K12 website on Thursday of last week. Those people interested in the position can apply at www.k12.com.
Flight Crew Regulation In-Service Attire
For the week of In Service we will be hosting the following spirit days:
July 25– Favorite Sports Team- (New Hire Training Day)
Wear dress slacks or khakis with your favorite teams jersey or t-shirt.
July 26– College Spirit-
Wear dress slacks or khakis with a t-shirt from your college. Let’s make some education connections with the new staff and show your school spirit.
July 27– Harry’s Back
Celebrating the latest Harry Potter upcoming release, dress as your favorite character or sport your favorite house colors. Take the quiz if you don’t know.
July 28– Blended Best
Dress in Business Professional attire as we will be attending the opening of the Baton Rouge blended location. Please no jeans, tennis shoes, or flip flops. Dress sandals with a strap around the heel accepted.
Please know the Spirit Days are Highly Encouraged but not mandatory. If you do not want to participate, with the exception of July 28, please wear Business Casual.
In Service Agenda
Notebook, binder, planner (whatever you use to take notes)
Clipboard (If you have one. Do Not Purchase. Bring one for a friend if you have an extra.)
Power strip labeled with your name on it (Optional)
Extension cord labeled with your name on it (Optional)
Stan will need to verify everyone's computer serial and model number. We will need everyone to have their computer on site everyday so he can complete this process.
Flights confirmations have been emailed. If there any questions, issues, or concerns please let Danielle and Jara know immediately. Notify Danielle and Jara if your travel plans change.
A Quick Tune Up
Research Topic 1
Research Topic 2
Research Topic 3
Living the Learning
See how to do it Virtually during staff call next week.
Tech Tip Take Off
Louis & Katie in Nashville
National Charter School Convention
Louis in Washington
Teacher Ambassador Summit
Louis at SCAD
Taking a Campus tour of Savannah College of Art and Design in downtown Savannah, Ga.
Louie at The Citadel
Soaking up some military history.
Louie at Edgar Allen Poe's Tavern
Poe penned "The Gold Bug" while stationed on Sullivan's Island
Louie at Fort Sumter
Where the civil war began