Beyond the Boardroom
Portage Township School Board Meeting - July 23, 2018
Technology and Public Relations Interns
Director of Instructional Technology and Data Services Dave Lesich presented five of the 14 IT interns, who have spent the summer moving equipment, running wires for enhanced Wi-Fi, cleaning iPads, building computers, and more. The inters worked every day from 6:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at schools throughout the district.
Director of Communications Melissa Deavers-Lowie also presented three of her five summer public relations interns. Her group has spent the summer creating videos, designing promotional items, writing press releases, and more. These students will continue their work this school year during a PR Internship course offered during the school day.
The board praised the students and staff for the work put into these programs over the summer months.
Federal Flash: Examining Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s Record on Education
Breakfast & Lunch Prices
Special Education Preschool at Jones Elementary School
Acceptance of Grant Money
Safe Haven Grant
Secured School Safety Grant
Mind Up Training Support
Ann Marie Caballero
Summer Development Series
Dr. Michael Stephens welcomes Summer Development Series participants to the second day of the seminar.
Portage Police Captain Michael Candiano talks to teachers about how they can keep their students safe in their classrooms.
Teachers attend a session on how to manage PowerTeacher Pro, a new addition this school year.