December N.E.S.T. Meeting

REQUIRED ATTENDANCE FOR NEW TEACHERS (Years 1, 2, and 3)

3rd Year BT Presentations

Mr. Yoruk (English II) and Ms. Simmons (AVID/Journalism) will give their 3rd Year Beginning Teacher presentations on 12/9/15. The 3rd Year Presentation is required of all teachers who are eligible for a SPII License at the end of the year. The presentation is a mini-PD focusing on best practices for teachers and serves as their capstone project.

Professional Development CEUs

Please bring your electronic device to the upcoming NEST Meeting. We will complete several online training modules that are required of all new teachers.

NC Educator Effectiveness System (NCEES)



  • Mid Year PDPs are due by January 15, 2015. Click here for information about completing your Mid Year PDP.
  • Peer Observations must be completed by this week. For a review on how to complete a peer observation, click here.
  • Round 2 Observations are underway. In most cases, your department supervisor will complete Round 2. Be ready to discuss and show evidence of any professional learning, leadership activities, and how you use data to monitor student progress.

N.E.S.T. Meeting

Media Center

2:40 pm to 4:00 pm

MENTOR COLLABORATION LOGS

In order to be in compliance with BTSP Guidelines, all mentor/mentee logs must have at least 8 entries before you leave for Christmas Break.

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