Davis Staff Monday Memo

Building Better Brains!

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Parent/Teacher Conferences are HERE!

I know you have all spent a great amount of time preparing for this day. I know most of you are pros when it comes to this, but this article shared some things that I think are important to remember. I hope you glance over it, and have a great day of conferences on Monday.


http://www.edutopia.org/blog/parent-teacher-conference-tips-elena-aguilar

Calendar

Quick Note: NO jeans on Monday. We moved the jeans and Texas T-Shirt to Thursday, Oct. 15th. Remember professional dress on MONDAY.


Upcoming Dates

October 12-Parent/Teacher Conferences

October 13-Kristin & Cody will be off campus hearing Alan November speak

October 14-Plano Senior High Homecoming Parade 6:30 (in front of Davis)

October 15-Jeans & Blue Texas t-shirt

October 16- 9 weeks Spirit Assembly

October 19-23: Scholastic Book Fair

October 20- Grandparents Lunch

October 23- PTA Fall Carnival

November 5 (Thursday)- Think College Thursday- Wear a college shirt! & Turkey Lunch

November 17th- History Fair 6-7pm

Spotlight on Professional Learning

Are you a 21st century teacher? Learn more by clicking on the link below.

Share at Professional Learning Wednesday

There are some great new and innovative teaching practices happening at Davis. Please share so all of our kids can benefit! You can also add ideas you would like shared.

Want to brag on a member of Team Davis?

So many great things going on!

Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I find new apps and web tools for my learners?

http://k-12.pisd.edu/hotspot/


How do I access the building on the weekends?

Contact Brenda Terenas or Jan West


I need to know how to request a day off/access the copy machine/send a fax.

The staff handbook is located at: https://docs.google.com/a/pisd.edu/document/d/1NRqWSqHZJ8cJ5w1Ck29DxImlK04MijfIdlnOd_8sUmo/edit?usp=sharing