PL Keeping You in the Know 9/24/14 vol 1.2

October Campus Professional Learning Day

Please remember the following when planning for October 10.
  • Submit courses in Eduphoria by September 26.
  • Attach learning plan with specific learning outcomes under the notes tab.
  • If your plan is in Google drive, paste link into notes tab.
  • Please contact Michelle King or Shawna Miller with any questions.

Upcoming Learning Opportunities

CHAMPS Classroom Management (attend one cohort -Cohort 1, Cohort 2, Cohort 3)

Cooperative Learning (attend one or both sessions -The Basics, Beyond the Basics)

Coaching for Results Level 1 (attend one cohort - Cohort A or Cohort B)

Coaching for Results Level II (attend one cohort - Cohort A, Cohort B, or Cohort C)

First Year Teacher Support in LISD

LISD First Year Teachers are offered the following support in LISD:
  • First Year Teacher Academy, New Employee Campus Day, and New Employee District Day in August
  • Meetings to collaborate together and provide specific support
  • A coach - collaborates with monthly, including observation
  • Campus mentor
  • 4 Peer observations
Administrator support for First Year Teachers includes:
  • Provide a list of 4 teachers for them to observe.
  • Observe them frequently, and offer feedback.
  • Encourage participation in FYT support meetings.
  • Collaborate with their first year teacher coach to target specific areas for growth.
  • If you have any questions about FYT, please contact Angela Hinkelman.
Check out our website for helpful information and tips. The Loop will be sent out bimonthly to keep you informed of important information and reminders.

QUESTIONS? Contact Professional Learning for assistance.