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Teacher Edition for Week of September 7-11

Build Relationships ~ Inspire Learners ~ Expect Success ~ Unlock Gifts

What an amazing day we had together in PLCs! I am so proud of how committed each team is to staying focused on what is best for our kids. We are going to accomplish amazing things together this year.


One statement from our PLC article has stuck with me throughout this entire day together and it is that "good is the enemy of great". The author goes onto explain that an organization that is simply "good" can cause complacency and hinder the pursuit of the continuous improvement it takes to be great . Let's not let "good" be our enemy. Instead, let's make this the year we turn "good" into "great".

Monday

Enjoy your day off! You deserve it!


Happy Birthday and welcome back, Katie Mason!

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Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Happy Birthday, Linda Dinger!


PLC leaders meet afterschool


Support our school by eating at Meteor Burger from 5:00-7:00 p.m..


Ms. Oviedo will attend the Science Fair Meeting. She will share with us all of the important info she finds out.

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Continue Aims Web testing


RTI Leaders meet at 3:00 p.m.

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Read to Someone station should be off and running!


PLCs during conference time for Kindergarten-2nd grade. PLCs are cancelled for grades 3-4 since most of you will be at DRA training.


DRA training for grades 3-4 at ESC - 11;30


Team Leaders will meet at 3:00 in the conference room.


Happy Birthday, Eric Trauthwein!
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Friday, September 11, 2015

Grandparent's Breakfast 7:00-7:45


Introduce Critical Writing station


AIMS Web closes today!