May 12, 2017


Coaching Log Submissions

If you have not already done so, please submit your coaching logs ASAP. They were due on May 9.

Cohorts 1, 2, 3: Two complete coaching plans are required.

Cohorts 4a, 4b: One complete coaching plan is required.

Cohort 5, 6: One coaching plan with at least 1 TIM-O and at least two quarters complete OR diffusion assignment emailed to you.

The forms below can be used to submit your plans. Select 4th quarter on the form for all completed plans.

Need the coaching log form? Scroll down to the bottom for the link to ALL Vanguard files.

Registration is Live!

Please be sure to register for VanCon if you plan to attend!

Where: GaTech Hotel & Conference Center

When: Friday, June 9 from 7:45-3:30

Stay tuned for more information and specifics about the event! They will be coming soon!

Vanguard 2017-2018: Transfers, Exits or Stepping Down from Vanguard

If you have a CONFIRMED transfer, you will be leaving Fulton County, for any reason, OR you have decided to step down from the Vanguard team for the 2017-2018 school year, please complete the following form as soon as possible.

We want to start understanding what positions will be available in the schools next year.

Please do not complete the form unless you have officially confirmed your transfer or exit.

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Vanguard Member, Lynn Early, Selected as PBS Digital Innovator!

A big congrats to Lynn at Mimosa ES who was selected as 1 of 52 educators to become a PBS Digital Innovator. Take a look at the AJC article featuring Lynn and more information about her honor!

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Summer Instructional Technology Courses Now Open for Registration in Edivate!

The Instructional Technology Department has put together an exciting collection of course offerings for this summer. With the influx of devices and transition to personalized learning, this summer is an optimum time to take advantage of FREE professional development facilitated by some of Fulton’s finest Vanguard teachers and KSU coaches. Please help spread the word and encourage others in your building to register soon. We anticipate a lot of interest this summer in instructional technology courses and are expecting the classes to fill quickly.

To view the catalog and register:

  • Log into the Employee Portal
  • Locate the Edivate icon in My Apps
  • Click on View All Catalogs (or Click here) in the Catalog card
  • Select the Instructional Technology catalog
  • Choose the course title (click on the word TITLE in the grey bar to sort alphabetically)
  • Click the + icon
  • The course will no longer show under Catalog. Instead, it will be under the Transcript tab
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PERSONAL PD: #fcsvanguard Chat

Our Final #fcsvanguard Chat of the Year!

Join us next week for our final #fcsvanguard chat! If you're looking to participate with good company, the NELC will also host its last Live Tweet-Up of the year at 5 Seasons.
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Need to Fulfill Your #fcsvanguard Chat Requirement?

If you haven't had an opportunity to fulfill your Twitter chat requirement yet, you'll want to do so soon!

Are you unable to chat on Thursday nights? Go back to the #fcsvanguard feed and answer the questions on your own time! Send HEATHER an email to let her know to go back and find them.

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Vanguard Files: 2016-2017

Find all coaching plans, Vanguard expectations and commitment form, Vanguard logos, and team information.

About Us

Our mission as a Vanguard team is to build the capacity of FCS educators and leaders to provide innovative instruction which meets the needs, skills and interests of all students.