GEAR UP Happenings
January & February 2016
Coming Soon & Ongoing Activities
GEAR UP Oversight Committee Meeting
- Discovery Education Studio Opportunities (PD for Teachers)
- 1st Annual Watauga County Schools GU Ambassador's Leadership Summit--February 24th (More information below)
- Bethel & Cove Creek 7th grade College Visit to UNC-Asheville--February 25th
- Gravity Games Training at Discovery Place February 26th
- Mountaineer Mentoring (Resuming Mid-February at BE, CC & MA)
- BizWorld at Mabel & Bethel
- Green Valley 7th Grade Discovery Place/Body Worlds Educational Trip--March 25th
- Gravity Games, Saturday April 23rd in Lenoir, NC
- Virtual Job Shadow
- Juntos Program
- YES! program with Justin Hicks
- Summer Camp Opportunities
- Transition Activities
- ***When traveling with GEAR UP Funds, please remember you are responsible for turning in a copy of the trip agenda and student/chaperone roster to your school's bookkeeper once you return from the trip!
National School Counselor Week 2016
New Procedures for Reimbursement!!!
***We are working to create a specialized report that can be printed via PowerSchool to make this process easier for you. Look for an email update from me soon with this information!!!
If you have questions please direct them to Laura!
Watauga Teams & Coaches:
Teachers attending Discovery Place Training on Friday, February 26th:
***Substitute pay, meals & mileage for these teachers will be funded by WCS GEAR UP