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April 27, 2015
Staff Development Logs
2015 Teaching and Learning Conference-Registration is Open!
This year Gwinnett County Public Schools will host the first annual summer conference for Teachers--bringing together the following multiple content areas, grade levels and special populations:
English Language Learners
Accelerated Programs and Gifted Education
Academies and Career and Technical Education
What is “IT”? Innovation and Transformation
Conference Dates and Location:
June 16 – 18, 2015
8:00am – 1:15pm
Instructional Support Center
Why Should I Participate?
The Teaching and Learning Conference provides an opportunity to create common knowledge / language for all GCPS teachers to ensure fidelity of instructional implementation at the school level.
To deepen teacher content and pedagogical knowledge to identify appropriate instructional practices.
To provide relevant tools and resources to immediately implement in the classroom.
To increase ability to use technology tools to enhance instruction.
To promote engagement and connect with students and peers.
Academic Knowledge and Skills
Registration Dates April 17 – May 8, 2015
Log into your employee Portal
Click “2015 Teaching and Learning Conference” to begin Registration
If you have any questions, please email Teaching_and_Learning_Conference@gwinnett.k12.ga.us.
We look forward to seeing you all there!
Hull Middle School 3rd Annual Career Fair
Beyond the Core Staff Development during Pre-Planning SY 2015-2016:
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, Special Education, Gifted, and CTE) on August 5 at the following times:
Middle School/High School Teachers - morning session (8:00am - 12:00pm)
Elementary Teachers - afternoon session (1:00pm - 5:00pm)
The specific location and session information will be provided in a subsequent message.