GaVS Weekly Update
August 1, 2013
Two calendars are available for you to add to your Google calendar. Both have been updated with important school dates and PD opportunities and contain basically the same information. To add the calendars, you will search for the calendar name under Other Calendars. Type the below calendar name in “Add a Coworker’s calendar” and you will be able to select the calendar:
2013-2014 School Calendar
Edmodo School Code
Course Schedule Template Corrections
Course and Quiz Corrections
The link to the course/quiz corrections form is located in on My Home in the Toolbox for Teachers widget.
It is imperative that any content or quiz changes be reported so the Master term courses can be updated for next semester.
Teachers should preview quizzes. Check layout/questions to be sure questions are showing on individual pages. If you notice anything unusual please complete D2L issue form found in Teacher Toolbox.
Dates: Wed. July 31, Thurs. Aug. 15, Thurs.-Sept.5
Dates: Monday, Aug.12, Monday, Sept. 9
D2L Help Sessions
D2L Help Sessions - Instruction/IT- Dates posted in News Announcement at My Home, encourage students new to GAVS to attend a session.
Dates: Tuesday -11AM, Thursday-7PM for each new start date
AP Open House
Turnitin.com Informational Session
Turn-it In Info Session - Aug. 21st @ 7pm
Future Business Leaders (FBLA) Meeting - August 22 @ 6 pm. - The meeting is open to all GaVS students. Teachers are also invited to attend to discover information about the organization. More details will be provided on the Bulletin Board August 1.
Teacher Quality and Professional Development
The 2013-2014 calendar will be posted in News Items during the first week of class. Please note, the first session, entitled
Policy: Analytics - An Introduction for GaVS Instructors and Special Education Accommodations with Dr. Joe Cozart and Sarah Newman.
The Edmodo code is x098rl, and the Adobe Session will be held on Thursday, August 22nd, at 7:30 p.m. See everyone in August!