Edition 13- Week of November 16th
Welcome to BHS - TONY SHEFFIELD
From the Counseling Department....
Please encourage students and parents to CONNECT WITH THE COUNSELORS!
Text @blackman to 81010 to get reminders and updates from the counseling department about scholarships, college, career, registration, and important deadlines.
TEACHER SPOTLIGHT....William Epps
William Edward Epps IV- I'm from San Diego, C.A. I am the oldest of 4 brothers and 1 sister. I am married to Season Epps and I have one child (Addison) who is 3 and one on the way, due in April. I received my B. A. in Social Work from Kentucky State University in 2003. I received my Master's in Special Education from MTSU in 2012. This is my 7th year teaching, I spent 6 years teaching at Cane Ridge High School in the Metropolitan Nashville Public School system. I have coached Boys & Girls basketball and Boys Track & Field. This is my 1st year at BHS and I really love the Blackman Community here. "GO BLAZE"!!!
TEACHER SPOTLIGHT....Ken Hardison
Live in Columbia - Happily married to Karla, my high school sweetheart, for 31 years.
Married her on the 6th anniversary of our first date.
Two daughters: McKenna, a freshman at Freed Hardeman College; Kendell, a junior at Columbia Academy. Active at Southern Hills church of Christ in Franklin.
I am an o.b.o.e - Old, Balding, Overweight Eccentric.
2015 Canned Food Drive
Goal: 20,000 cans
Watch and learn how to use task scheduler on your computer to remind you of events such as bell times and lunch. It’s easy - once set, your computer will open Windows Media Player (or other application) and play your pre-picked song.https://rcschools.sharepoint.com/portals/hub/_layouts/15/PointPublishing.aspx?app=video&p=p&chid=d9fb8e9a-cf27-40b7-9b34-4471f39cf3ad&vid=466dfb9b-dc17-47ff-8e12-37d2d87b31e5&from=2
The Epic BYOD Toolchest (51 Tools You Can Use Now)
Check out these BYOD tools for note-taking, formative assessments, screencasting, and more! http://www.edutopia.org/blog/the-epic-byod-toolchest-vicki-davis Be sure to have accommodations for students who don't have a device (like sharing, using a desktop computer, having a hard copy handout). Make sure that a student who does not have a device does not feel singled out/slighted - they need to have every opportunity to learn, too.
November 25—No Internet, Network, or Phones
On November 25 the power to the school’s server equipment will be turned off for service to be completed. Please be aware that you will not be able to use the following on that date: Internet, network, and phones. If you have any questions please contact Carl Miller or Holly Hunter.
Nov 16TH – Mr Pedigo
Nov 18th – Ms Sheppard
Nov 20th – Ms Ragland
Nov 21st – Ms Wilkinson