Volume 3 Issue 6
Humans of New York.....Southport Academy Style
If you have a chance, you should check out the stories in the the specials hallway at SA - they are amazing! Better yet, recreate this in your building and share with us the stories of your students across the district:)
Any opportunity to promote interaction between students is beneficial to our EL students. Sometimes it can be a simple question that doesn't necessarily have a correct answer, but needs justification. Would you rather questions may be just what you are looking for:)
You are Invited....to Myanmar Union Day
What: Myanmar Union Day
When: February 12, 2019 from 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Where: University of Indianapolis, Esch Hall, Ransburg Auditorium, 1400 E Hanna Avenue 46227
Why: Enjoy cultural dances, an ethnic fashion show, authentic cultural food and music, and more!
UPDATED Flyer attached!!!!! You are Invited....to Chin National Day
What: Chin National Day
When: February 16, 2019 from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Where: Grace Assembly of God Church, 6822 North US 31 in Greenwood 46284
Why: Learn more about Chin culture, Meet new people, and Support our students and families
The evening music concert from the first flyer was cancelled as the singers that were invited were unable to get visas. Sorry for the inconvenience!
The WIDA ACCESS window is in full swing with just a few weeks left until the March 1st closing! For guidance on technology troubleshooting, the Technology Troubleshooting Sheet is a comprehensive resource with ideas in case you run into a system message. You can also call DRC Customer Service at 1-855-787-9615. In the meantime, here are some helpful tips to assure a smooth test window…
- Stay on the lookout for new student enrollees and transfers! Communicating effectively with past schools will be critical in determining what assessments need to be given. Please contact Kim Jovic at firstname.lastname@example.org when you have a new student transfer from within Indiana schools.
- Review the directions for assistance with handling and returning materials, bubbling test books, and applying appropriate labels beginning on page 3 of the WIDA 2018-2019 guidance document.