Friday Flash Forward

Focusing on the Future - January 19th - January 23rd

Grading Book Study Group - Get paid $25 an hour and book for FREE!

Purpose: To have thoughtful conversations and insights about grading practices

When: Every Thursday from Feb 5th to April 23rd (10 sessions)

Where: Rotate between Hamlet and Villa Nova

Facilitators: Tonya Curt, Claire Dumas, Becky Polacek

Using the book as an anchor, we will focus on the following topics:

  • Zero Effect and "Lates"
  • Behaviors vs Academics
  • Uncompleted Work
  • 2 tier testing system
  • Match Consequences to Behaviors
  • Homework - grading vs not grading; making it meaningful
  • Unit Plans
  • Retesting
  • Creativity (linking to TLAP ideas for fellow pirates!) - creating it; grading it
  • Relationships

Email Tonya if you wish to join. Only 30 spots available.

February 6, 2015 wear your

RED to celebrate


We want to turn WMS into a sea of RED to show our support for Heart Health and Heart Disease awareness. Donations of $5.00 will receive a Go Red for Women wristband or red dress pin of your choice!

Skyward Kick Off - Tuesday, January 20th with Attendance Only

Your login name is first initial last name. Ex: sboss If this does not work, add a 1 to the end. Your starting password is password1234.

Once you sign in for the first time, you will be asked to change your password to whatever you choose. You will need an alpha numeric password.

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Monday, January 19th

  • No School - Martin King Luther, Jr. Day

Tuesday, January 20th

  • A Day
  • Quarter 3 begins today - Encore/Health/PE classes change
  • WIDA testing periods 1 to 4
  • Skyward Gradebook Training during TDTs - scheduled to be emailed by Monday Night
  • 1:51 pm - CPT

Wednesday, January 21st

  • B Day
  • Skyward Gradebook Training during TDTs - scheduled to be emailed by Monday Night
  • 1:51 pm - TDT

Thursday, January 22nd

  • A Day
  • Portal closes for the final time at midnight - Sayonara Starbase, Hello Skyward!

Friday, January 23rd

  • B Day
  • Report Card Printing by Guidance

Upcoming Weekly Schedule:

Monday, January 26th

  • A Day
  • 1:30 pm - Report Card Distribution
  • 1:51 pm - Individual Faculty Meeting - Room 124
Tuesday, January 27th
  • B Day
  • 1:51 pm - CPT
  • 2:51 pm - Science Curriculum PD

Wednesday, January 28th

  • A Day
  • 1:51 pm - TDT
Thursday, January 29th
  • B Day
Friday, January 30th
  • A Day

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